The John W. Kluge Center brings together scholars and researchers from around the world to stimulate and energize one another, to distill wisdom from the Library's rich resources, and to interact with policymakers and the public.
William I. Hitchcock Appointed Twelfth Kissinger Chair
Historian William I. Hitchcock begins his six-month tenure as the twelfth Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations.
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Current Opportunities for Scholars
Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology now accepting nominations and applications.
Deadline extended to December 17
Caroline and Erwin Swann Foundation for Caricature and Cartoon now accepting fellowship applications
Deadline February 15
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Through the vision and generosity of John W. Kluge, the Kluge Center welcomes scholars worldwide to research in the Library's collections and engage in dialogue with leaders in Washington, and the public.
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Fall 2012 Newsletter
December 13, 2012
Lecture: Wesley Granberg-Michaelson, “The Pilgrimage of World Christianity: A Post-Christian West and the Non-Western Church,” 4:00 p.m.
January 24, 2013
Lecture: Lindsay Tuggle, “The Afterlives of Specimens: Science and Mourning in Whitman’s America,” 12:00 p.m.