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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.

The John W. Kluge Center
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Current Opportunities

Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations
Deadline: November 1

Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology
Deadline: December 1

Luis CamposAstrobiology Symposium - September 28

From 9:00 am - 6:00 pm, join scientists, scholars, artists, and journalists for a special symposium on the intersections of astrobiology and synthetic biology. “Life as it Could Be: Astrobiology, Synthetic Biology, and the Future of Life,” hosted by Luis Campos, 2016-2017 Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology. Learn more

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

John W. KlugeThe Kluge Center is enabled through the vision and generosity of the late philanthropist John W. Kluge.

More about the Kluge Center
Read the Kluge Center charter

Upcoming Events

SEPTEMBER 21, 4:00pm
Lecture: "The Origins of the Military-Industrial Complex" with Daniel Else
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SEPTEMBER 22, 1:00pm
Public Conference - “Transatlantic Call: People to People”
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SEPTEMBER 28, 9:00am - 6:00pm
“Life as it Could Be: Astrobiology, Synthetic Biology, and the Future of Life,” hosted by Luis Campos, 2016-2017 Baruch S. Blumberg NASA/Library of Congress Chair in Astrobiology.
Learn more

NOVEMBER 2, 4:00pm
Lecture: "Morality, Contraception, and Liberal Religion in Post War America," with Samira Mehta
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