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“One of the wonderful things about working in the Kluge Center has been the incredible community of scholars that I’ve had to interact with.”

–David Grinspoon, 2012-2013 Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology

Current Scholars in Residence

Jane Aiken

Visiting Fellow, 2017, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "America's Greatest Library: An Illustrated Chronology of the Library of Congress."

Jacopo Baieri

Visiting Fellow, 2017, Universit degli Studi Roma Tre
Kluge Center Project: "Indigenous Property Rights and Protection of Indigenous Heritage, Genetic Resources and Folklore."

Sarah Barringer Gordon

Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History, 2017, University of Pennsylvania
Kluge Center Project: "Freedom's Holy Light: Disestablishment in America, 1776-1876."

Todd Belt

Digital Studies Fellow, 2016, University of Hawaii at Hilo
Kluge Center Project: "Citizen Learning and Digital Media in Presidential Campaigns."

Katie Booth

Kluge Fellow, 2017, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "The Performance of Miracles: Language, Power, and Alexander Graham Bell's Quest to Cure Deafness."

Joanne Braxton

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2015, College of William and Mary
Kluge Center Project: "Religion, Spirituality and Health in the African American Experience."

Luis Campos

NASA/LC Chair in Astrobiology, 2016, University of New Mexico
Kluge Center Project: "Life As It Could Be: Astrobiology, Synthetic Biology, and the Future of Life."
Conference: "The Emergence of Life: On the Earth, in the Lab, and Elsewhere" (Sept. 15, 2016)
Press Release: Luis Campos Named Astrobiology Chair

Christy Chapin

Kluge Fellow, 2016, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Kluge Center Project: "The U.S. Economy and the Emergence of Financial Capitalism."

Lawrence Davies

Visiting Fellow, 2017, Kings College London
Kluge Center Project: ""Transatlantic Call:" People to People (Scholars Working to Make the Lomax Radio Materials Accessible)."

Daniel Else

Kluge Staff Fellow, 2017, Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service
Kluge Center Project: "A Study of the Origins of the U.S. Military Industrial Complex."

Luke Harlow

Kluge Fellow, 2016, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Kluge Center Project: "Religion, Republicans, and the Defeat of Reconstruction"

Natalie Joelle Landaw-Mott

British Research Council Fellow, 2016, Birkbeck College
Kluge Center Project: "Gleaners from Ruth & Millet to Contemporary U.S Food Recovery at LoC:Glean Thinking at the Site of Gleaning Law & Former Gleanings, MD."

Alexander Knirim

Bavarian Fellow, 2017, University of Bayreuth
Kluge Center Project: "German Imprints in British North America in the 18th Century and the Construction of a German-speaking Community."

Daniel Levine

Kluge Fellow, 2016, University of Alabama
Kluge Center Project: "The Politics of Jewish Fear: Late-Modern Vulnerability and the Birth of Israeli National Security Doctrine"

Erik Linstrum

Kluge Fellow, 2016, University of Virginia
Kluge Center Project: "Questions of Evidence: Documenting Violence in the Postwar British Empire."

Eric Lob

Kluge Fellow, 2017, Florida International University
Kluge Center Project: "Construction Jihad: Rural Development and Regime Consolidation in Revolutionary Iran."

Jeffrey Mansfield

Kluge Fellow, 2017, MASS Design Group
Kluge Center Project: "The Architecture of Deafness: 200 Years of the Deaf School as Architectural Type in the United States, 1817-2917."

Asli Menevse

Swann Fellowship, 2017, Cornell University
Kluge Center Project: "Monuments on Paper: Transatlantic Radical Left and Politics of Memory (1871-1914)."

Elizabeth (Kate) Neale

Visiting Fellow, 2017, Cardiff University
Kluge Center Project: ""Transatlantic Call:" People to People (Scholars Working to Make the Lomax Radio Materials Accessible)."

Catherine Newell

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2016, University of Miami
Kluge Center Project: "Food Faiths: Health, Wellness, and the Science of Spiritual Eating."

Mae Ngai

Kluge Chair in Countries and Cultures of the North, 2017, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "The Chinese Question: The Gold Rushes and Global Politics, 1849-1910"

Alan Noonan

Visiting Fellow, 2017, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: ""Transatlantic Call:" People to People (Scholars Working to Make the Lomax Radio Materials Accessible)."

Matthew Restall

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2016, Pennsylvania State University
Kluge Center Project: "The Meeting: Cortes, Moctezuma, and the True History of the Spanish-Mexica War."

Delaina Sepko

Visiting Fellow, 2017, University of Glasgow
Kluge Center Project: ""Transatlantic Call:" People to People (Scholars Working to Make the Lomax Radio Materials Accessible)."

Kristen Shedd

Kluge Fellow, 2016, Oklahoma State University
Kluge Center Project: "The Liberal Protestant Dilemma: The Mainline's Resistance to a Free-Enterprise America."

Sarah Tomlinson

Visiting Fellow, 2017, University of North Carolina
Kluge Center Project: ""Transatlantic Call:" People to People (Scholars Working to Make the Lomax Radio Materials Accessible)."

Chet Adam Van Duzer

Mellon Fellow, 2016, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Annotation for Education in the Princeton / Brussels Copy of the 1525 Edition of Ptolemys Geography."

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