Events at the Library of Congress

Thursday June 17, 2021

Thursday June 24, 2021

  • Event | lectures and symposia
    Charlie Laderman and "Sharing the Burden" Thursday
    June 24, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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    Join the Kluge Center for a book conversation with Charlie Laderman, a recent Kluge scholar, on his new book: “Sharing the Burden: The Armenian Question, Humanitarian Intervention, and Anglo-American Visions of Global Order.”
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  • Event | lectures and symposia
    Edith Grossman and Mario Vargas Llosa Thursday
    June 24, 2021
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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    Nobel Prize in Literature recipient Mario Vargas Llosa and his longtime Spanish-to-English translator, Edith Grossman, discuss their work together. Throughout her celebrated career, Grossman has also translated works of other writers such as Gabriel Garcia Márquez, Mayra Montero and Miguel de Cervantes.
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Thursday July 8, 2021

  • Event | lectures and symposia
    Pillars of Democracy: The U.S. Congress Thursday
    July 8, 2021
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
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    Join us for the Pillars of Democracy series to explore how institutions should work in a functioning society, and grapple with the question of how their decline can be counteracted. These panel discussions will draw on the expertise of historians, political scientists, authors, and others from across the ideological spectrum, to show the full extent of the challenges facing American institutions, and their potential...
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