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

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Laverne Page

Invited Participant, 2005, African and Middle Eastern Division, Library of Congress
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"

Steven Paige

British Research Council Fellow, 2016, University of Plymouth
Kluge Center Project: "Practising to be American: Re-enacting Archival Moving Images."

Jeffrey Paine

Invited Participant, 2004, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Re-Enchantment: Tibetan Buddhism Comes to the West"
Press Release: "Re-Enchantment: Tibetan Buddhism Comes to the West"

Mary Palevsky

Black Mountain Institute-Kluge Fellow, 2008, Black Mountain Institute, University of Nevada
Kluge Center Project: "The Cold War underground: burying the bomb at Nevada's nuclear test site."
Webcast: Building the Bomb, Fearing Its Use: Nuclear Scientists, Social Responsibility and Arms Control, 1946-1996
Book: Atomic Fragments: A Daughter's Questions (Berkley: University of California Press, 2000)
Panel Discussion: Building the Bomb, Fearing Its Use: Nuclear Scientists, Social Responsibility and Arms Control, 1946-1996.

Scott W. Palmer

Kluge Fellow, 2005, Western Illinois University
Kluge Center Project: "Forging Colossus: monumentality, modernity, and the Soviet-built environment."
Article: "How Memory Was Made: The Construction of the Memorial to the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad" Russian Review 68.3 (2009): 373-407 External

Martin Palous

Invited Participant, 2014, Former Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United States
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Václav Havel's Legacy Today
Press Release: Václav Havel's Legacy Today

Sarah Parker

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, University of Stirling
Kluge Center Project: "Publicity, Photography, Fashion: Constructing Edna St. Vincent Millay as Celebrity Poetess."
Lecture: "Publicity, Celebrity, Fashion: Photographing Edna St. Vincent Millay" (Jul. 23, 2015)

Fayth M. Parks

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2009, Georgia Southern University
Kluge Center Project: "Folk healing, mental health and spirituality."
Webcast: "Connecting Humanity Through the Art of Storytelling" (TEDx talk) External
Lecture: "Legacy of healing: Resilience and Positive Thought in African American Folk Beliefs, Spirituality, and Emotional Healing Practices: Implications for Physical, Mental, and Social Health"
Article: Fayth M. Parks, M. C. Zea, and M. A. Mason. "Psychotherapy with Members of Latino/Latina Religious and Spiritual Traditions." Handbook of Psychotherapy and Religious Diversity (2nd ed). Ed. P. Scott Richards, Allen E. Bergin (Washington DC: APA,
Article: "Frames of Mind: Biblical Imagery, Positive Psychology of African Americans and Gullah Geechee Sea Island People and Their Culture." Ashé to Amen: African Americans and Biblical Imagery (NY: Museum of Bible Art Press, 2013)
Article: "Personal Journey" Georgia Southern 13.1 (2010) External
Blogpost: The Intersection of Health and Spirituality

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Georgia Southern 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

Catriona M. Paul

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, University of Dundee
Kluge Center Project: "Horse ownership in Kentucky, 1770-1830."
Article: "Kentucky's Horse Industry: An Interview with KHS Scholarly Research Fellow" KHS Chronicle (2010): 6-10 External

Emma Payne

British Research Council Fellow, 2015, University College London
Kluge Center Project: "19th Century Formatori: The Historic Significance of their Casts of Classical Sculpture and how they Interrelate with Classical Reception."

Juan Pablo Paz

Invited Participant, 2005, University of Buenos Aires
Kluge Center Project: "How Quantum Computing Will Change the Way We Collect, Store and Distribute Information"
Webcast: Quantum Computing
Press Release: Quantum Computing

Minxin Pei

Invited Participant, 2003, Senior Associate and Co-director, China Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Kluge Center Project: "China in Transition: Will Economic Reform Lead to Democracy in China?"
Webcast: "China in Transition: Will Economic Reform Lead to Democracy in China?"
Press Release: "China in Transition: Will Economic Reform Lead to Democracy in China?"

Jaroslav Pelikan

(2nd Kluge Prize, 2004) Invited Participant, 2001, Library of Congress
Kluge Center Project: "Intellectual Debates in Islam in the New Global Era"
Webcast: Intellectual Debates in Islam in the New Global Era

Kluge Chairin Countries and Cultures of the North, 2001, Yale University
Kluge Center Project: "Creeds and Confessions of Faith in the Christian tradition."
Webcast: "Higher Education in an Age of Specialized Knowledge"
Lecture: "Hospital for the Soul"
Web site: Jaroslav Pelikan - Living Legends
Web site: "Religion and the Founding of the American Republic"
Kluge Prize 2003: Announcement
Blogpost: "'We Can Make Our Lives Sublime': Jaroslav Pelikan and a Lifetime of Learning"

Kelly Pemberton

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2008, George Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "Women and the institutionalization of Islamic medical knowledge."
Webcast: Competing Medical Cultures or Close Collaborators? Islamic Medicine and Biomedicine in South Asia and the Middle East
Blogpost: The Intersection of Health and Spirituality

Devin Pendas

ACLS Burkhardt Fellow, 2009, Boston College
Kluge Center Project: "Law, democracy, and transitional justice in Germany, 1945-1955."
Lecture: "Transitional Justice or Just Transitions?: The German Case, 1945-50."

Phyllis Peres

Invited Participant, 2004, University of Maryland
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"

Roxana Pessoa Cavalcanti

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, King's College London
Kluge Center Project: "A Critical Review of the Literature on Violence and Public Security Policies and Practices in Brazil."

Vanni Pettina

Kluge Fellow, 2011, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "From the Nationalist Compromise to the Insurrection: Cuba and the United States, 1933-1959."
Webcast: Contemporary Diplomacy
Lecture: "A Preponderance of Politics: The Impact of the Cold War on US-Cuban Economic Relations, 1946-1952"
Other: Contemporary Diplomacy Panel at Kluge Center, Dec. 1

Jean Pfaelzer

Invited Participant, 2012, University of Delaware
Kluge Center Project: "Round-ups: Purges, Purity, and Immigrant Communities"
Webcast: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things
Press Release: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things

Thomas Philipp

Invited Participant, 2012, Erlangen University
Kluge Center Project: "Jurji Zaidan: His Contributions to Modern Arab Thought and Literature"
Webcast: Jurji Zaidan: His Contributions to Modern Arab Thought & Literature

Ben Phillips

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, University College London
Kluge Center Project: "George Kennan and the Russian Revolution in Exile, 1885-1898."

Ron Phipps

Invited Participant, 2011, International Center for Process Philosophy, Science and Education
Kluge Center Project: "Significance of Whitehead's 1936 Letter"
Webcast: Letter of Alfred North Whitehead
Press Release: Letter of Alfred North Whitehead

Bohdan Piasecki

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, University of Warwick
Kluge Center Project: "Contemporary Polish Poetry in English translation in the United States of America: a Study of the Critical Reception in Newspapers and Journals Published after 1980."

Jude Piesse

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of Exeter
Kluge Center Project: "Nineteenth-century settlement narratives of the American west."

Madeleine Pill

British Research Council Fellow, 2007, Cardiff University
Kluge Center Project: "Neighborhood governance in the US: which factors help and which hinder its remit?"

Joanne Pillsbury

Invited Participant, 2005, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections
Kluge Center Project: "Writing and Iconography in the Pre-Columbian World"
Press Release: "Writing and Iconography in the Pre-Columbian World"

Mark J. Pitchford

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Cardiff University
Kluge Center Project: "The conservative party and the extreme right, 1945-1979."
Book: The Conservative Party and the Extreme Right, 1945-75 (Manchester: Manchester UP, 2011)

Evgeny Pivovarov

Fulbright Fellow, 2011, Saint-Petersburg Academic University, Russian Academy of Sciences
Kluge Center Project: "Russian emigre scholars in the US libraries in the 19th and 20th Centuries."
Lecture: Evegeny Pivovarov: Library of Congress "Slavica" and "Rossica"

Joseph Platnauer

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Warwick
Kluge Center Project: "Classical models in 18th century reform opera."
Lecture: La Clemenza di Creonte: The Enlightened Despot in Tommaso Traetta's Antigona

Francois Poche

Invited Participant, 2004, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Les Heritiers de Champlain/Champlain's Descendants"
Press Release: "Les Heritiers de Champlain/Champlain's Descendants"

Sascha Poehlmann

Bavarian Fellow, 2011, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen
Kluge Center Project: "Future-founding poetry: Topographies of beginnings from Whitman to the 21st Century."
Webcast: Whitman's Future-Founding Poetry

Ilaria Poerio

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Reading
Kluge Center Project: "The Fascist Confinement: a School of Dissent."
Book: A Scuola di Dissenso

John Pohl

Invited Participant, 2005, Princeton University
Kluge Center Project: "Writing and Iconography in the Pre-Columbian World"
Press Release: "Writing and Iconography in the Pre-Columbian World"

Kenneth Pomeranz

Invited Participant, 2013, University of Chicago
Kluge Center Project: "Resisting Imperialism, Resisting Decolonization: Making 'China' from the Ruins of the Qing, 1912-1949"
Webcast: Resisting Imperialism, Resisting Decolonization: Making China from the Ruins of the Qing, 1912-1949

Barry Posen

Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations, 2016, Massachussetts Institute of Technology
Kluge Center Project: "Navigating a Multipolar World."
Press Release: Barry Posen Begins as Kissinger Chair

Colin Powell

Invited Participant, 2015, Former U.S. Secretary of State
Kluge Center Project: "Finding Shared Values for U.S. Foreign Policy"
Webcast: "Finding Shared Values for U.S. Foreign Policy," Inaugural Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture External
Press Release: "Finding Shared Values for U.S. Foreign Policy," Inaugural Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture

Clement Price

Invited Participant, 2007, Rutgers University
Kluge Center Project: "Rethinking the Urban Experience: Focus on Newark"
Press Release: American Cities Research Institute

Peter Price

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Sussex
Kluge Center Project: "Providence and Political Economy: Josiah Tucker's Providential Arguement for Free Trade."

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Sussex
Kluge Center Project: "Providence and Political Economy: Josiah Tucker's Providential Argument for Free Trade."

Richard Price

Invited Participant, 2016, The British Library
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"

Dana Priest

Invited Participant, 2005, The Washington Post
Kluge Center Project: "The Refugee Crises of the 1990s"
Webcast: The Refugee Crises of the 1990s
Press Release: The Refugee Crises of the 1990s

Elizabeth H. Prodromou

Invited Participant, 2006, Boston University
Kluge Center Project: "Legislating International Religious Freedom"
Webcast: Legislating International Religious Freedom
Press Release: Legislating International Religious Freedom

Steve R. Prothero

Invited Participant, 2006, Boston University
Kluge Center Project: "Writing the Story of America's Religious Origins"
Webcast: Writing the Story of America's Religious Origins
Press Release: Writing the Story of America's Religious Origins

Pawel Pustelnik

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Cardiff University
Kluge Center Project: "Does the Environmental Speculation Pay Off? The Role of Brokers and Speculators in the Emissions Market."

Nicholas Pyall

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, London Metropolitan University
Kluge Center Project: "The 19th Century Viennese guitar and its influence in North America: form, use, stringing, and gender associations."

Lee Rainie

Invited Participant, 2016, Pew Research Center
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"

Georgina Rannard

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Edinburgh
Kluge Center Project: "A Native Map-Making Community? The Creation of 'Useful Knowledge' in London and the British Atlantic, 1660-1720."

James Reardon-Anderson

Luce Fellow, 2003, Georgetown University
Kluge Center Project: "The rebel den of Nung Tri Cao: 11th century rebellion and response along the Sino-Vietnamese frontier."

Benjamin Reed

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2014, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Kluge Center Project: "Oration Devotion in Mexico City, 1657-1821."
Blogpost: "Mexico's Colonial Past Deepened Through A New Discovery"

Peter Reed

Kluge Fellow, 2010, University of Mississippi
Kluge Center Project: "Staging the Haitian revolution: Race, revolution and American theater, 1790-1865."
Webcast: Dancing on the Volcano: The Haitian Revolution and Atlantic Performance.

Toure Reed

Kluge Fellow, 2009, Illinois State University
Kluge Center Project: "New Deal civil rights: Class consciousness and the quest."
Webcast: We Must Learn to Think in Terms of Collective Action: Industrial Democracy and the Civil Rights Establishment of the 1930s

Stefanie Reetz

British Research Council Fellow, 2007, College of Art and Design, University of Dundee
Kluge Center Project: "The 'nationality question' in the Soviet Union with regard to the Baltic States (Estonia)."

Dori Reissman

Invited Participant, 2012, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Kluge Center Project: "The Profound Impact of Stress"
Webcast: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,
Press Release: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,

Robert Remini

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2002, Professor emeritus, University of Illinois at Chicago
Kluge Center Project: "History of the U.S. House of Representatives."
Webcast: Robert Remini signs copies of "The House: The History of the House of Representatives" (C-SPAN) External
Webcast: Book Discussion, "The House: The History of the House of Representatives" (C-SPAN) External
Webcast: Robert Remini discusses his book, "The House" (C-SPAN) External
Webcast: Book Launch: "The House" (C-SPAN) External
Lecture: The House: The History of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Book: The House: The History of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Appointment: Robert V. Remini to Write History of the House of Representatives

Neil Renwick

British Research Council Fellow, 2007, Cambridge University
Kluge Center Project: "The United States and the United Nations during the early Cold War, c.1946-c.1965."

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."

James Reston, Jr.

Visiting Fellow, 2010, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "The last Sultan of Grenada: Abu 'abd-Allah Muhammad XII (Boabdil)."
Webcast: History & the Movies: An Historian Writes a Screenplay.
Appointment: James Reston Jr. Named Scholar in Residence at Library of Congress

Visiting Fellow, 2015, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "A Rift in the Earth: America and the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial."

Will Riddington

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Us Versus Them: The Dichotomous Rhetoric of the New Right."
Webcast: "Social Conservatism and the Reagan Administration" (Interview with C-SPAN's American History TV) External

Thierry Rigogne

Kluge Fellow, 2011, Fordham University
Kluge Center Project: "The Invention of the cafe: French coffeehouses from the introduction of coffee to the end of the French Revolution, 1560-1800."
Lecture: "Creating the Parisian Café, 1660-1800"

Marcia Ristaino

Visiting Fellow, 2008, US-China Policy Foundation
Kluge Center Project: "Chinese cartoonist and caricaturist Ding Cong."
Webcast: Public Art and Illustrations: The Cartoons and Art of Ding Cong
Program coordination: Public Art and Illustrations: The Cartoons and Art of Ding Cong

Donald Ritchie

Invited Participant, 2004, Office of the US Senate
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

Rebecca Roach

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Oxford
Kluge Center Project: "The Art of the Interview: Transatlantic Conversations, 1860-2013."

Hugh Roberts

British Research Council Fellow, 2016, University of Kent
Kluge Center Project: "Conflict, Collusion and Identity in the Mississippi River Valley during the War of 1812."

Peter Roberts

Invited Participant, 2012, Professor Emeritus, University of the West Indies
Kluge Center Project: "Creole, Identity, and Diasporic Connections"
Webcast: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things
Press Release: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things

Nigel Rodenhurst

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, Aberystwyth College
Kluge Center Project: "Dis/simulation: Hiding and disguising in Jewish-American fiction."

Bradley Rogers

Kluge Fellow, 2014, Duke University
Kluge Center Project: "The Cinematic Dramaturgy of Rouben Mamoulian's Musical Theatre."

Charlotte Rogers

Kluge Fellow, 2013, George Mason University
Kluge Center Project: "Off the Map? From First to Last in Amazonian Travel Narrative."
Lecture: "Mourning El Dorado: The Closing of the Amazonian Frontier in Contemporary South American Fiction"
Web site: University of Virginia Faculty Page External
Web site: Scholar Profile: Charlotte Rogers
Book: "Jungle Fever: Exploring Madness and Medicine in Twentieth-century Tropical Narratives"
Panel Discussion: "The Myth of Wilderness: What's Left to Save & What Never Existed" (Jun. 5, 2014)
Blogpost: "Charlotte Rogers, Kluge Fellow, on Manaus, the World Cup, and Contemporary South American Fiction"

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Virginia
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" (Jun. 11, 2015)

Timothy Rohan

Kluge Fellow, 2008, Yale University
Kluge Center Project: "Enriching Modernism: Paul Rudoph's Buildings and Projects"
Webcast: Model City: Buildings and Projects by Paul Rudolph for Yale and New Haven.

Oussama Romdhani

Invited Participant, 2008, Director General of the Tunisian External Communication Agency
Kluge Center Project: "Impact of IT Revolution on Youth of Tunisia"
Webcast: Impact of IT Revolution on Youth of Tunisia

Robert Romero

Invited Participant, 2012, National Institutes of Health
Kluge Center Project: "The Profound Impact of Stress"
Webcast: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,
Press Release: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,

Daniel Rood

Kluge Fellow, 2015, University of Georgia
Kluge Center Project: "The Reinvention of Atlantic Slavery: Circuits of Techno-Science in the Greater Caribbean, 1830-1860."

Reuben S. Rose-Redwood

Kluge Fellow, 2007, Pennsylvania State University
Kluge Center Project: "Rationalizing the landscape: a critical spatial history of street and house numbering in the United States."
Webcast: Spaces of Calculation: Street Addressing and the Making of a Geo-coded World.
Article: "With Numbers in Place: Security, Territory, and the Production of Calculable Space." Annals of the Association of American Geographers 102.2 (2012): 295-319 External

Janet Roseman

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2006, Brown University Medical School
Kluge Center Project: "Martha Graham and the Southwest."
Book: "If Joan of Arc had Cancer: Finding Courage Faith and Healing from History's Most Inspirational Woman Warrior"
Book: "Dance Was Her Religion: The Sacred Choreography of Isadora Duncan, Ruth St. Denis and Martha Graham"

Mark Rosenberg

Invited Participant, 2014, President, Florida International University
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Václav Havel's Legacy Today
Press Release:Václav Havel's Legacy Today

Norman E. Rosenthal

Invited Participant, 2012, Georgetown Medical School
Kluge Center Project: "The Profound Impact of Stress"
Webcast: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,
Press Release: The Profound Impact of Stress: Human Biology and Social Implications for the Individual and Society,

Kayleigh Rosewell

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Lancaster University
Kluge Center Project: "An Exploration of the Relationship between Academic Work and Parenthood."

Natalie Rouland

Kluge Fellow, 2013, Wellesley College
Kluge Center Project: "Dancing Enigma: Ida Rubinstein and the Russian Tradition."
Lecture: "Amazons in Paris: Ida Rubinstein and the Art of Travesty" (Apr. 17, 2014)

Iain Rowley

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of East Anglia
Kluge Center Project: "Midwife of the anarchic trace: Towards a poetic of becoming-with-woman."

Emma Ruckley

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Oxford University
Kluge Center Project: "The Quest for a masculine ideal in the 1950s America: popular representations of the American man and the crisis of masculinity."

Jack Rundell

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of York
Kluge Center Project: "Situating Charlie Chaplin's Performance Style in Relation to Early Twentieth Century Debates about the Body and Emergent Mass Culture."

Jacques Rupnik

Invited Participant, 2014, Science Po, Paris, and the College of Europe
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Václav Havel's Legacy Today
Press Release: Václav Havel's Legacy Today

Douglas Rushkoff

Invited Participant, 2008, New York University
Kluge Center Project: "Open Source Reality"
Webcast: "Open Source Reality"
Press Release: "Open Source Reality"

Mary Ryan

Invited Participant, 2007, Johns Hopkins University
Kluge Center Project: "Theoretical Issues: Democracy and Public Life in the American City"
Press Release: American Cities Research Institute

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