The Edward Said Award Third World Quarterly

Third World Quarterly

The Edward Said Award is a joint initiative of Third World Quarterly (TWQ) and The Global Development Studies (GDS) Section of the International Studies Association, given annually to the best graduate paper presenting new research in International Studies. It commemorates his outstanding academic contribution and showcases emerging scholarship in the politics of global development.

Professor Said was a founding editorial board member of Third World Quarterly (TWQ). The Global Development Studies (GDS) Section of the International Studies Association nurtures scholarship on the Global South, postcolonial relations and decolonizing thought.

The Edward Said Award 2017 winning paper is ‘White innocence in the Black Mediterranean: hospitality and the erasure of history’ by Ida Danewid. Ida is a PhD candidate in International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science. 

Enjoy free access to the 2017 winning paper for a limited time, and hear more from Ida on her paper

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