Middle East and Islamic Studies

Year: 
2016
Subject area: 
Middle East and Islamic Studies

Dr. Karin Scheper has been awarded the De La Court Prize by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences for her PhD research on Islamic bookbinding, which resulted in a book publication with Brill: The Technique of Islamic Bookbinding.
The prize of € 7,500 is intended for someone who has done unpaid and independent research.