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.
Congress & History Conference
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, with generous support from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, is hosting the 16th annual Congress & History Conference on June 15 and 16, 2017.
On our Blog
The Kluge Prize
The Kluge Prize for Achievement in the Study of Humanity recognizes individuals whose outstanding scholarship in the humanities and social sciences has shaped both public affairs and civil society. The Prize is ordinarily a $1 million award. View winners
The Kluge Center on C-SPAN
Interviews with Kluge scholars plus lectures and scholarly programs. Watch
The Kluge Center on TIME.com
Interviews with Kluge scholars about their research. Read
About John W. Kluge
JUNE 15-16, 2017
“16th Annual Congress & History Conference”
JUNE 22, 2017 at 4:00pm
“The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation,” Dr. Daina Ramey Berry, University of Texas at Austin
Subscribe to our RSS feed to learn about news, events, and application and nomination periods for chairs and fellowships. Subscribe now