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Program The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress

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Antonia MacDonald

Invited Participant, 2012, St. George's University
Kluge Center Project: "Creolizing London: Selvon's The Lonely Londoners"
Webcast: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things
Press Release: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things

Jan Machacek

Invited Participant, 2014, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Vaclav Havel Library
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today
Press Release: Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today External

Sibylle Machat

German Fellowship, 2014, Universitat Flensburg
Kluge Center Project: "The Depiction of Planet Earth in American Children's Books."
Lecture: "Images of the Earth in American Children's Books"
Blogpost: "Images of the Earth in American Children's Books"
Blogpost: "Scholars Exam Humanity and Our Planet"

Rui Machete

Invited Participant, 2004, President of the Luso-American Foundation
Kluge Center Project: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"
Webcast: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"
Press Release: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"

Duncan MacInnes

Visiting Fellow, 2011, U.S. Department of State
Kluge Center Project: "New Media and Public Diplomacy."

Iain Maciver

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of Edinburgh
Kluge Center Project: "Revolutionary governorship: A comparative study of the nature of executive power in Massachusetts and Virginia."

Anneliese Mackintosh

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Glasgow
Kluge Center Project: "Deafness and blindness: literature and experience, 20th century and beyond."

Maria MacLennan

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, University of Dundee
Kluge Center Project: "Finding Forensic Jewels: An In-Depth Review of Current and Historical Newspaper and Periodical(s) at the Library of Congress."

Kelly Maddox

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, Lancaster University
Kluge Center Project: "Japanese Imperialism in the Context of Genocide."

Ana Mafalda Leite

Invited Participant, 2004, University of Lisbon
Kluge Center Project: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"
Webcast: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"
Press Release: "Contemporary Lusophone African Literatures and Cultures: A Colloquium on Cape Verde and Mozambique"

Neil Maher

Kluge Fellow, 2008, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Kluge Center Project: "Ground control: An environmental history of NASA and the space race."
Webcast: Ground control: Beyond an environmental history of the space race.

Invited Paricipant, 2015, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Kluge Center Project: "Scholarfest - Life/Future: Definitions of Life in the 21st Century & Beyond"
Webcast: Scholarfest - Life/Future: Definitions of Life in the 21st Century & Beyond

Deirdre Mahony

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, Kings College, London
Kluge Center Project: "The seeds of barbarism: Arendt and Anders on Totalitarianism."

Helgard Mahrdt

Kluge Fellow, 2002, Danish Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Copenhagen
Kluge Center Project: "Hannah Arendt's Political Thinking in the Mirror of Her Literary Portraits"
Appointment: Kluge Center Welcomes Arriving Scholars Starting in July and August, 2002

Sami Makarem

Invited Participant, 2008, American University of Beirut
Kluge Center Project: "Druze Heritage Symposium"
Press Release: Druze Heritage Symposium

David Makarenko-Smith

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Manchester
Kluge Center Project: "The post 9/11 transformation of the goals and methods of American foreign and security policy."

Derek Malone-France

Invited Participant, 2011, George Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "Kant and Whitehead"
Webcast: Letter of Alfred North Whitehead
Press Release: Letter of Alfred North Whitehead

Leora Maltz-Leca

Swann Fellowship, 2010, Rhode Island School of Design
Kluge Center Project: "William Kentridge: Process as metaphor and other doubtful enterprises."

Rama Mantena

Kluge Fellow, 2005, Brown University
Kluge Center Project: "Language, temporality, and progress in colonial South India."

Oksana K Marafioti

Black Mountain Institute-Kluge Fellow, 2012, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Kluge Center Project: "Dvoeverie: The Roots of Magical Realism in Russia."

Lisa Marchi

Invited Participant, 2012, University of Trento
Kluge Center Project: "Proving the Possibility of Interculturality: Leila Aboulela's 'The Museum' and 'The Translator'"
Webcast: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things
Press Release: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things

Richard Marciano

Invited Participant, 2016, University of Maryland
Kluge Center Project: "Saving the Web: The Ethics and Challenges of Preserving What's on the Internet"
Blogpost: "How Do We Save the Web? Its Creators and Pioneers Offer Their Ideas"

Deanna Marcum

Invited Participant, 2004, Library of Congress
Kluge Center Project: "Tehran Conference"
Press Release: Tehran Conference

Mina Marefat

Rockefeller Fellow in Islamic Studies, 2002, independent scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Zaher va Baten: complexity and contradiction in Islamic architecture: a case study of Teheran"
Conference: Conference on Tehran.
Conference: Bam, Past and Future.

David Marquiss

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, King's College London
Kluge Center Project: "Interaction and Exchange Between Acoustic Guitarists in the Early Twentieth Century Sounthern United States."

Shanna Marrinan

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Middlesex University
Kluge Center Project: "Incorporating gender consciousness into HIV prevention education for Latin American immigrants to the UK."

Barbara Masekela

Invited Participant, 2005, Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Ketumile Masire

Invited Participant, 2005, Boston University; former president of Botswana
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Robert Mason

Kluge Fellow, 2004, University of Edinburgh
Kluge Center Project: "America's minority: the Republican Party and the U.S. Electorate from Hoover to Reagan."
Lecture: Richard Nixon and the Quest for a New Majority.
Book: The Republican Party and American Politics from Hoover to Reagan (New York: Cambridge UP, 2012)

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Edinburgh
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - War/Peace: Perspectives on the Concept of World Order from Former Kissinger Chairs"
Webcast: #ScholarFest - "War/Peace: Perspectives on the Concept of World Order"

Vojtech Mastny

Invited Participant, 2003, Woodrow Wilson Center
Kluge Center Project: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"
Article: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"
Press Release: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"

Kate Masur

Kluge Fellow, 2004, University of Maryland
Kluge Center Project: "Unworthy of the nation: black rights and the failure of democracy in Civil War-era America."
Lecture: "An Example for All the Land"
Article: "A Rare Phenomenon of Philological Vegetation: The Word Contraband and the Meanings of Emancipation in the United States" External
Book: An Example for All the Land: Emancipation and the Struggle over Equality in Washington, D.C. (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Northwestern University
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us

John Mather

Invited Participant, 2007, 2006 Nobel Laureate in Physics
Kluge Center Project: "On the Origins of Life and the Universe"
Webcast: On the Origins of Life and the Universe: An Afternoon with 2006 Nobel Laureates Craig Mello and John Mather
Press Release: On the Origins of Life and the Universe: An Afternoon with 2006 Nobel Laureates Craig Mello and John Mather

Daniel Matlin

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Cambridge University
Kluge Center Project: "African-American intellectuals and the urban crisis, 1960-1975."

Carol S. Matthews

Kluge Fellow, 2003, Johnson County Community College
Kluge Center Project: "Race, ethnicity, and American exceptionalism in American sectarian religious texts, including histories of American sectarian movements, Mormon materials, and Spiritualist journals produced in the United States since 1830."

William F. May

Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History, 2007, University of Virginia
Kluge Center Project: "The new Manichaeism: the religious construal of the shift in political anxiety in the West."
Webcast: Containing Runaway Fear in Foreign Policy: Recovering Our National Identity.
Webcast: Fears and Appetites in American Politics
Other: Book Discussion
Appointment: William F. May Appointed to Maguire Chair in American History at the John W. Kluge Center

John McCain

Invited Participant, 2014, U.S. Senator
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Václav Havel's Legacy Today
Press Release: Václav Havel's Legacy Today

Theodore E. McCarrick

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2011, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "The role of religion in diplomacy: Responsibilities of religious leaders to work for peace and to care for the world's poor."
Webcast: The Amman Message: A Magisterium for Islam?
Webcast: Dignity of the Human Person
Other: Contemporary Diplomacy Panel at Kluge Center, Dec. 1
Other: Cardinal McCarrick to Present "The 'Amman Message': A Magisterium for Islam?"
Appointment: Cardinal Theodore McCarrick Named Distinguished Visiting Scholar in the John W. Kluge Center

Andrew Meade McGee

Digital Studies Fellow, 2016, Carnegie Mellon University
Kluge Center Project: "Mainframing America: Computers, Politics, and Digital Public Life in America from the Birth of the Computer Age to the Dawn of the Internet."

John McKeane

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, St. Anne's College, Oxford University
Kluge Center Project: "The Call to come outside: Maurice Blanchot and the political."

Helen McKee

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, Newcastle University
Kluge Center Project: "Maroons, Creeks and the role of 'free' societies in the Atlantic world."

Amanda McKeever

British Research Council Fellow, 2007, University of Sussex
Kluge Center Project: "The restless dead and notions of eternity in early modern Britain and France."

Joanne McKenzie

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Durham University
Kluge Center Project: "All One in Christ Jesus? English Evangelical Identity and Social Class."

David McLaughlin

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Sherlock Holmes as Travel Writing: The Role of Fandom in Constructing Geographical Imaginations."
Blogpost: "Sherlock Holmes Was Here? Sherlockian Maps in the Library of Congress"

Cassandra McLuckie

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Leeds
Kluge Center Project: "A Comparative Analysis between Aspects of American and British Sexual Cultures Post-1960."

John R. McNeill

Invited Participant, 2009, Mortara Center for International Studies, Georgetown University
Kluge Center Project: "The Anthropocene: Are We There Yet?"
Webcast: The Anthropocene: Are We There Yet?
Press Release: The Anthropocene: Are We There Yet?

Farhang Mehr

Invited Participant, 2003, Professor emeritus at Boston University; Deputy Prime Minister of Iran under the Shah
Kluge Center Project: "Zoroastrianism's Influence on World Religions and the Relevance of Its Concepts to Today's Humanity"
Press Release: "Zarathustra's Contributions to Humanity"

Helen Melling

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, King's College London
Kluge Center Project: "Colourful customs and invisible traditions: Visual respresentation of liberated Black culture in post-independence Peruvian national identity (1820s-1880s)."

Craig Mello

Invited Participant, 2007, 2006 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine
Kluge Center Project: ""On the Origins of Life and the Universe: An Afternoon with 2006 Nobel Laureates Craig Mello and John Mather"
Webcast: On the Origins of Life and the Universe: An Afternoon with 2006 Nobel Laureates Craig Mello and John Mather
Press Release: On the Origins of Life and the Universe: An Afternoon with 2006 Nobel Laureates Craig Mello and John Mather

Asli Menevse

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

Jacqueline Messing

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2008, University of South Florida
Kluge Center Project: "Identity, ideology and social change in 16th century Tlaxcala."
Webcast: Ethnography, Identity and Ethnohistory: Studying Narrative in Contemporary and Colonial Tlaxcala, Mexico
Article: "'I didn't know you knew Mexicano!:' Shifting Ideologies, Identities and Ambivalence among Youth in Tlaxcala, Mexico" Journal of Language, Identity and Education 8.4 (2009): 350-64 External

Manuella Meyer

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2012, University of Richmond
Kluge Center Project: "National Melancholia: Madness, State, and Society in Rio de Janeiro, 1808-1940."
Lecture: "Psychiatry and Brazilian Republicanism, 1889-1930" (Mar. 6, 2014)
Web site: University of Richmond Faculty Page External
Web site: Scholar Profile: Manuella Meyer
Article: "Of Grand Intentions and Opaque Structures: Managing the Hospício Dom Pedro II during Brazil's Second Empire (1852-1890)," Bulletin of the History of Medicine 89:4 (2015), 733-760
Book: "Reasoning Against Madness: Psychiatry and the State in Rio de Janeiro, 1830-1944"
Blogpost: A Study of Mental Health
Blogpost: The Intersection of Health and Spirituality

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Richmond
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World

Tobie Meyer-Fong

Kluge Fellow, 2006, Johns Hopkins University
Kluge Center Project: "Rebellion remembered: violence, community, and commemoration in 19th century China."
Other: Book Review: "What Remains: Coming to Terms with Civil War in 19th century China" External
Book: "What Remains: Coming to Terms with Civil War in 19th century China"

Georgia Michael

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Birmingham
Kluge Center Project: "The Iconography of God the Father and the Holy Trinity in Illuminated Manuscripts, A.D. 550-720."

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Birmingham
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us

Justin Mihoc

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Durham University
Kluge Center Project: "Church Beginnings in the Interpretation of the Church: Early Patristic Interpretation of Acts 15."

Nara Milanich

ACLS Burkhardt Fellow, 2014, Barnard College, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "The Birth of Uncertainty: A Global History of the Paternity Test."
Lecture: "Family Matters: Testing Paternity in the Twentieth Century" (Mar. 17, 2015)
Book: "Children of Fate: Childhood, Class, and the State in Chile, 1850-1930"

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Barnard College, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "Scholarfest - Life/Future: Definitions of Life in the 21st Century & Beyond"
Webcast: Scholarfest - Life/Future: Definitions of Life in the 21st Century & Beyond

Suzana Milevska

Fulbright Fellow, 2004, Museum of the City of Skopje, Macedonia
Kluge Center Project: "Photographic representation of gender differences of Balkan immigrants to the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries."

Ian Milligan

Invited Participant, 2016, University of Waterloo
Kluge Center Project: "Saving the Web: The Ethics and Challenges of Preserving What's on the Internet"
Blogpost: "How Do We Save the Web? Its Creators and Pioneers Offer Their Ideas"

Peter Mills

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, Oxford Brookes University
Kluge Center Project: "Plots, terror and secret forces: The Culture of political conspiracy in the U.S, 1880-1918."

Pete Millwood

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, London School of Economics and Political Science
Kluge Center Project: "The Sino-American Bilateral Exchange Program and US Support for China's Reform and Opening, 1969-1989."

Emma Milne

British Research Council Fellow, 2015, University of Essex
Kluge Center Project: "Infanticidal Mothers: An Examination of the Responses by the Criminal Justice System in the State of Maryland and US Federal Law."

Norman Y. Mineta

Invited Participant, 2016, Department of Transportation
Kluge Center Project: "Protecting National Security and Civil Liberties"
Webcast: "Protecting National Security and Civil Liberties" (Apr. 19, 2016)
Web site: Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture Series External
Press Release: "Norman Mineta and Alan Simpson to Discuss Privacy and Civil Liberties"

Mustanir Mir

Invited Participant, 2003, Youngstown State University
Kluge Center Project: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Webcast: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Press Release: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"

Gemma Mitchell

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Kluge Center Project: "Heritage smells! The modern materials challenge."

C. Raja Mohan

Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations, 2009, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Kluge Center Project: "India and foreign policy in a new global order."
Webcast: The United States and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry.
Lecture: Panel on US and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry
Article: "Return of the Raj." The American Interest 5.5 (2010) External
Article: "India, the United States and the Global Commons" Working Paper, U.S.-India Initiative Series (2010)
Article: "Rising India: Partner in Shaping the Global Commons?" The Washington Quarterly 33.3 (July 2010): 133-48 External
Article: "The Re-Making of Indian Foreign Policy: Ending the Marginalization of International Relations Community" International Studies 46.1-2 (2009): 147-63 External
Book: Samudra Manthan: Sino-Indian Rivalry in the Indo-Pacific (Washington DC: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2012)
Appointment: Press Release

Sarah Moody

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, University of Lincoln
Kluge Center Project: "How school history curriculum is shaped and taught in the U.S."

Krystyn Moon

Kluge Fellow, 2005, Georgia State University
Kluge Center Project: "Performing race: the rise of Asians and Asian Americans in Vaudeville, 1880s-1930s."
Article: "Paper Butterflies: Japanese Acrobats in Mid-Nineteenth Century New England" in Asian Americans in New England, Monica Chiu, ed. (Durham: University of New Hampshire Press, 2009)

Stephen Moonie

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Essex
Kluge Center Project: "The crisis of the easel picture circa 1958-1962."

Ebrahim Moosa

Invited Participant, 2003, Duke University
Kluge Center Project: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Webcast: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Press Release: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"

Christopher Moran

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of Warwick
Kluge Center Project: "Landscape of secrecy: The CIA and the contested record of US foreign policy, 1947-2001."
Webcast: Ian Fleming, James Bond & the Public Perception of the CIA

Linda Stiber Morenus

Kluge Staff Fellow, 2008, Library of Congress, Preservation Division
Kluge Center Project: "Color printing in the Italian 16th-17th century chiaroscuro woodcuts of the Library of Congress' Pembroke Album: the relation between the artist's technique and style."
Lecture: "Chiaroscuro Woodcut Printing in 16th - 17th century Italy: Technique in Relation to Artistic Style"
Web site: Scholar profile: Linda Morenus
Article: Linda Stiber Morenus Selected Kluge Staff Fellow

Benjamin Morgan

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University College London
Kluge Center Project: "'Bad' Writing: The Hot Springs Common-Place in Pre-1918 Fiction."

Jennifer Morgan

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Salford
Kluge Center Project: "Frances Wright and the Female Editor in Owenite Socialist Print Culture: The New Harmony Gazette and The Free Enquirer."

Richard Morgan

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University College London
Kluge Center Project: "Scientific Thought and the Making of Modern Anarchism: The Intersection of Science and Politics in Nineteenth and Early-Twentieth Century Anarchism."

Gwilym Morus

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, Bangor University
Kluge Center Project: "Political prophecy in early modern Wales."
Webcast: The Evolution of Welsh Music

Jeffrey Moser

Invited Participant, 2015, McGill University
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us

Marina Moskowitz

Kluge Fellow, 2006, University of Glasgow
Kluge Center Project: "Seed money: the economies of horticulture in 19th century America."

Jean-Francois Mouhot

Marie Curie Fellowship, 2011, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (Paris)
Kluge Center Project: "An environmental history of Haiti."
Article: "The Emigration of the Acadians from France to Louisiana: A New Perspective." Louisiana History 53.2 (2012): 133-167 External
Article: "In Pursuit of the Apocalypse" History Today 62.8 (2012): 6 External
Book: Des Esclaves Énergétique: Réflexions Sur Le Changement Climatique (Rhone: Champ Vallon, 2011)

James Movel Wuye

Invited Participant, 2005, Co-founder of the Muslim/Christian Youth Dialogue
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Samuel Moyn

Invited Participant, 2012, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "Imperialism, Self-Determination, and the Rise of Human Rights"
Webcast: "Imperialism, Self-Determination, and the Rise of Human Rights"

Anthony Mullan

Kluge Staff Fellow, 2005, Library of Congress, Humanities and Social Sciences Division
Kluge Center Project: "Travel and exploration in Hispanic America, 1600-1900: a selective and annotated guide to original materials in special collections of the Library of Congress."

James N. Munk

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, University of Nottingham
Kluge Center Project: "Exploring of physicality and viruosity in the concertos of Kaija Saariaho and Magnus Lindberg."

Donald Munro

Invited Participant, 2004, Professor Emeritus, University of Michigan
Kluge Center Project: "Why China Needs Democracy: Chinese Reform in Theory and Practice"
Webcast: "Why China Needs Democracy: Chinese Reform in Theory and Practice"
Press Release: "Why China Needs Democracy: Chinese Reform in Theory and Practice"

W. Kendall Myers

Invited Participant, 2003, Bureau of Intelligence and Research at the Department of State
Kluge Center Project: "Global Geopolitical Trends: Is the Iraq War a Major Turning Point?"
Webcast: "Global Geopolitical Trends: Is the Iraq War a Major Turning Point?"
Press Release: "Global Geopolitical Trends: Is the Iraq War a Major Turning Point?"

Gary J. Nabel

Invited Participant, 2007, National Institutes of Health
Kluge Center Project: "Combating HIV and Hepatitis B"
Webcast: Eradicating HIV and Hepatitis B
Press Release: Eradicating HIV and Hepatitis B

Partaw Naderi

Invited Participant, 2006, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "University of Iowa's International Writing Program"
Press Release: University of Iowa's International Writing Program

Joshua Nall

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Astronomical debate as popular phenomenon: Lowell, Newcomb and the use of mass media in the Mars canal saga."

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Science History"
Webcast: Scholarfest - Life/Future: Definitions of Life in the 21st Century & Beyond

Kavery Nambisam

Invited Participant, 2007, University of Iowa
Kluge Center Project: "University of Iowa's International Writing Program"
Webcast: University of Iowa's International Writing Program
Press Release: University of Iowa's International Writing Program

Philip Napoli

Invited Participant, 2016, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Kluge Center Project: "Saving the Web: The Ethics and Challenges of Preserving What's on the Internet"
Blogpost: "How Do We Save the Web? Its Creators and Pioneers Offer Their Ideas"

Rawiya Nash

Invited Participant, 2004, Stuart-Hobson Middle School
Kluge Center Project: "Stories of our Nations, Footprints of our Souls: History Textbooks in Middle Schools and High Schools"
Webcast: Stories of our Nations, Footprints of our Souls: History Textbooks in Middle Schools and High Schools

Michele Navakas

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2012, Texas Tech University
Kluge Center Project: "Founding Florida: Language and Geography at the Edge of America."
Lecture: "The Edge of America: Landscape and National Identity in Early American Florida" (Apr. 24, 2014)
Web site: Miami University Faculty Page External
Book: "The Edge of America: Founding Florida" (under contract)

Elizabeth (Kate) Neale

British Research Council Fellow, 2015, Cardiff University
Kluge Center Project: "Distant Cousins: Music, Identity and Community in the Cornish Diaspora."
Blogpost: New Scholars at the Kluge Center - January / February 2016

Joanna Neilly

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, University of Edinburgh
Kluge Center Project: "German views of 'Oriental wisdom.'"

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."

Lien-Hang Nguyen

Invited Participant, 2014, University of Kentucky
Kluge Center Project: "Spies, Allies, and Murder? The Ominous Origins of the 1968 Tet Offensive in Hanoi's Postcolonial War"
Webcast: "Spies, Allies, and Murder? The Ominous Origins of the 1968 Tet Offensive in Hanoi's Postcolonial War"

Deirdre Ni Chonghaile

Alan Lomax Fellowship in American Folklife, 2012, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Kluge Center Project: "Music of the Aran Islands."
Lecture: "The Yank with the Box: Sidney Robertson Cowell Collects Music in 1950s Ireland"
Article: "'An tráth seo thiar níor chualas': ciúnas, coimhthíos, agus imeallú cheol Árann." In Mo Ghnósa Leas an Dáin (An Daingean: An Sagart, 2014)
Article: "'Listening for Landfall': How Silence and Fear Marginalized the Music of the Aran Islands" Études Irlandaises 39.1 (2014): 41-55 External
Article: "In Search of America: Sidney Robertson Cowell in Ireland in 1955-56" Journal of American Folklore 126.500 (2013): 174-200 External
Article: "'An tráth seo thiar níor chualas': ciúnas, coimhthíos, agus imeallú cheol Árann." In Mo Ghnósa Leas an Dáin (An Daingean: An Sagart, 2014)
Blogpost: EU Month of Culture Spotlight: Ireland

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World

Eleanor Kate Nichols

British Research Council Fellow, 2007, Birkbeck College, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "Greece and Rome at Chicago and Nashville."

Judith Nies

Black Mountain Institute-Kluge Fellow, 2009, Black Mountain Institute, University of Nevada
Kluge Center Project: "Black Mesa, Arizona: Human rights and the environmental crisis."
Lecture: The Black Mesa Syndrome: Indian Lands, Black Gold.
Book: Unreal City: Las Vegas, Black Mesa, and the Fate of the West (New York: Nation Books, 2014)

Elizabeth Nijdam

Swann Fellowship, 2017, University of Michigan
Kluge Center Project: "Shadows Cast: German Comics after 1989 and the Legacy of East German Practice."

William Noel

Invited Participant, 2015, University of Pennsylvania
Kluge Center Project: "Shedding Light on Antiquity: The Forensic Imaging and Study of Ancient, Medieval and Modern Manuscripts"
Press Release: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"

Lisa Noetzel

Kluge Fellow, 2009, Washington College
Kluge Center Project: "Castilian-Timucuan language contact in Spanish colonial Florida."
Webcast: Francisco Pareja: Missionary and Linguist in Spanish Colonial Florida

Mark A. Noll

Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History, 2004, Wheaton College
Kluge Center Project: "Significance of the Bible in American public life."
Webcast: The Bible in American Public Life, 1860-2005.
Webcast: The King James Version of the Bible in American History.
Webcast: Writing the Story of America's Religious Origins.
Lecture: The Bible in American Public Life, 1860-2005.
Lecture: The King James Version of the Bible in American History.
Appointment: Press Release

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Notre Dame
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Past: How We Write About Those Who Came Before Us

Syed Nomanul Haq

Invited Participant, 2003, University of Pennsylvania
Kluge Center Project: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Webcast: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"
Press Release: "Islam, Science and Cultural Values"

Alan Noonan

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

John T. Noonan

Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History, 2001, Senior Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Kluge Center Project: "History of moral thought and the relation between religion and government."

Kluge Chairin American Law and Governance, 2002, Senior Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Kluge Center Project: "History of moral thought and the relation between religion and government."
Book: "A Church That Can and Cannot Change: The Development of Catholic Moral Teaching"
Book: "Contraception: A History of its Treatment by the Catholic Theologians and Canonists"
Book: "Bribes"
Book: "Power to Dissolve: Lawyers and Marriages in the Courts of the Roman Curia"

Kirsten Norrie

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Cloth, Cull and Cocktail: Anatomizing the Performer Body of 'Scotland'."

Antoine Ntambobwa

Invited Participant, 2005, Ambassador of the Republic of Burundi to the United States
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Jeanne Nuechterlein

Kluge Fellow, 2005, University of York
Kluge Center Project: "The emergence of Netherlandish oil painting in its historical context and in modern historiography."
Book: Translating Nature into Art: Holbein, the Reformation, and Renaissance Rhetoric (University Park, PA: Penn State Press, 2011)

Istaz Muhammad Nurayn Ashafa

Invited Participant, 2005, Co-founder of the Muslim/Christian Youth Dialogue Forum
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Chidibere Nwaubani

Kluge Fellow, 2004, University of Colorado-Boulder
Kluge Center Project: "Nigeria: the politics of decolonization, 1937-1960."

Sulayman S. Nyang

Invited Participant, 2005, Howard University
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Zac Nzenga

Invited Participant, 2005, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda
Kluge Center Project: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"
Press Release: "Examples of Reconciliation: Africa's Contributions to the Global Community"

Patricia Anne O'Brien

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2011, Georgetown University
Kluge Center Project: "Encircling World: English Colonial Power, Race and Gender from the Caribbean to the East."

Gerard O'Donoghue

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Oxford University
Kluge Center Project: "Postwar-absurdist-fiction, American autographic metafiction."

Visiting Fellow, 2009, Oxford University
Kluge Center Project: "Postwar-absurdist-fiction, American autographic metafiction."

Anis Obeid

Invited Participant, 2008, State University of New York, Upstate Medical University
Kluge Center Project: "Druze Heritage Symposium"
Press Release: Druze Heritage Symposium

Emer S. O'Dwyer

Kluge Fellow, 2010, Oberlin College
Kluge Center Project: "Imperialism and democracy in the context of Japan's modern nationhood."
Lecture: "Pivot of Empire: Settler Politics in Japanese Manchuria, 1913-1916"

Amy Offner

Kluge Fellow, 2017, University of Pennsylvania
Kluge Center Project: "Sorting Out the Mixed Economy: Political-Economic Change in the United States and Colombia, 1950-1990."

Sadako Ogata

Invited Participant, 2005, Former United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Kluge Center Project: "The Refugee Crises of the 1990s"
Webcast: The Refugee Crises of the 1990s
Press Release: The Refugee Crises of the 1990s

Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney

Kluge Chair in Modern Culture, 2009, University of Wisconsin
Kluge Center Project: "The role of symbolism and folk aesthetic in Japanese historical and cross-cultural perspective: how the 'culture concept' must be historicized rather than discarded."
Webcast: Blooming Cherry Blossoms, Falling Cherry Blossoms: Symbolism of the Flower in Japanese Culture and History
Webcast: How do flowers kill?
Lecture: Blooming Cherry Blossoms, Falling Cherry Blossoms: Symbolism of the Flower in Japanese Culture and History
Lecture: "How Do Flowers Kill? -- The Japanese Emperor and Modern Dictators
Appointment: Press Release

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Wisconsin
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World

Christine Okoth

British Research Council Fellow, 2016, King's College London
Kluge Center Project: "Africa in the United States cultural imaginary: Activism, Travel, and Migration 1953 - 1993"

Sophie Oliver

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, Royal Holloway, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "Djuna Barnes and Transatlantic Fashions."

Dara Orenstein

Kluge Fellow, 2015, George Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "Offshore Onshore: A History of thje Free Zone on U.S. Soil."
Article: "Professor Dara Orenstein: On Winning the Kluge Fellowship" (GW Department of American Studies) External

David Orique

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2007, University of Oregon
Kluge Center Project: "Evolution of Bartolome de las Casas' view of human rights."
Lecture: October 18, 2007 "What seemed to be or not to be a 1528 letter of Bartolomé de las Casas to Charles V: an historiographical opinion about the Parecer," David Orique, Kislak Fellow, at 12:00 in LJ-119. Thomas Jefferson Building
Article: "Transcription and Translation: Las Casas's Confesionario" in Political Dissent - A Global Reader, Vol. 1: Ancient to Early-Modern Sources, ed. Derek Malone-France (Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2012)
Article: "New Discoveries about an Old Manuscript: The Date, Place of Origin, and Role of the Parecer de fray Bartolomé de las Casas in the Making of the New Laws of the Indies" Colonial Latin American Historical Review 15.4 (2006): 419-441 External
Article: "Journey to the Headwaters: Bartolomé de Las Casas in a Comparative Context" The Catholic Historical Review 95.1 (2009): 1-24 External

Vladimir Sergeevich Orlov

Fulbright Fellow, 2005, State Institute of Art Research, Moscow
Kluge Center Project: "Prokofiev in America."

Ken Osgood

Invited Participant, 2003, Florida Atlantic University
Kluge Center Project: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"
Article: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"
Press Release: "The Death of Stalin (March 5, 1953): A Missed Opportunity to Overcome the Cold War?"

Barbara Ottmann

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Warwick
Kluge Center Project: "The Lubitsch Touch: A Meta-Critical Study."

Major R. Owens

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2007, former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 11th Congressional District of New York State
Kluge Center Project: "History of the Black Caucus."
Webcast: A New Challenge to the Congressional Black Caucus
Web site: Hon. Major R. Owens
Book: The Peacock Elite, A Case Study of the Congressional Black Caucus
Appointment: Press Release

Elizabeth Ann Oyler

International Studies Fellow, 2003, Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "Swords, oaths, and prophetic visions: narrative cycles and the authoring of warrior rule in Medieval Japan."

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