CPS Faculty awarded 2013 MEMO Palestine Book Awards


November 19, 2013--In London last week, the Middle East Monitor (MEMO) Palestine Book Awards granted Rashid Khalidi the 2013 Academic Prize for his recently released, Brokers of Deceit: How the US Undermined Peace in the Middle East.

MEMO awarded the 2013 General Prize to Penny Johnson and Raja Shehadeh for Seeking Palestine: New Palestinian Writing on Exile and Home with contributions by CPS Faculty Lila Abu-Lughod, as well as Rema Hammami and Suad Amiry, who were featured in a Center for Palestine Studies event on Seeking Palestine in March 2013. Raja Shehadeh also delivered this year's Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture.

Congratulations to all the prize winners!

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