SOAS University of London

SOAS' Chinese Criminal Law scholar Yu Mou wins the SLS Peter Birks prize for outstanding legal scholarship!

7 September 2020

The School of Law is proud to announce that our very own Dr. Grace (Yu) Mou has won this year's Peter Birks Prize for Outstanding Legal Scholarship, as awarded by the Society of Legal Scholars. According to the SLS 'Competition was, once again, intense with impressive scholarship represented throughout.  The judges were privileged to have the opportunity to read these [shortlisted] and the other entries'. Yu's winning entry, The Construction of Guilt in China (Hart, 2020), can be accessed here: A hearty congratulations, Grace (Yu)!