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.
Astrobiology Chair Steven Dick Testifies Before House Science Committee
The Kluge Center's Astrobiology Chair testified before the U.S. House Science Committee on Dec. 4 about astrobiology and the search for biosignatures in our solar system. More
Current Opportunities for Scholars
Caroline and Erwin Swann Foundation Fellowship for Caricature and Cartoon
Deadline February 14
In Focus: Hon. Major R. Owens
The recently deceased Congressman spent 2007 at the Kluge Center writing his book "The Peacock Elite."
In Focus: Ernesto Capello
The visiting fellow is researching a new book on the legacy of scientific expeditions in Ecuador.
In Focus: Amanda Lahikainen
The Kluge Fellow is researching the responses of British artists and printmakers to the introduction of paper money in England.
Learn More About The John W. Kluge Center
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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December 11, 2013
Book Talk: J.C. Blokhuis and Jonathan Feldman."A Teacher's Guide to Education Law," 4:00 p.m.
January 16, 2014
Lecture: Amanda Ciafone."'I'd Like to Buy the World a Coke': Coca-Cola Advertising and Cultural Revolutions of the 1960s,"
Inquiring Minds: Scholarship at the Kluge Center
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