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

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Frauke Sachse

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2016, University of Bonn
Kluge Center Project: "A Sixteenth-Century Missionary Handbook from Highland Guatemala: Preparing a Critical Edition of Ms. 1015 from the Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress."
Lecture: Songs of Faith and Devotion: Discovery of the K'iche' Coplas in Kislak ms. 1015 External

William Safire

Invited Participant, 2006, New York Times columnist and chairman of the Dana Foundation
Kluge Center Project: "Demons of the Mind: 21st Century Science vs. Depression"
Webcast: "Demons of the Mind: Depression and its Treatments" (Apr. 19, 2006)
Press Release: Demons of the Mind: 21st Century Science vs. Depression

Walid Saleh

Rockefeller Fellow in Islamic Studies, 2004, Middlebury College
Kluge Center Project: "A history of Islamic apocalyptic imagination."

George Saliba

Invited Participant, 2003, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "First Renaissance: The Scientific Legacy of 9th Century Baghdad"
Webcast: "First Renaissance: The Scientific Legacy of 9th Century Baghdad"
Press Release: "First Renaissance: The Scientific Legacy of 9th Century Baghdad"

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2005, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "Development of scientific ideas from late antiquity to early modern times with a special focus on the various planetary theories that were developed within Islamic science and the impact these theories had on early European astronomy."
Webcast: Islamic Science and the Making of Renaissance Europe.
Appointment: Press Release

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality

Melhem Salman

Rockefeller Fellow in Islamic Studies, 2003, American Druze Association
Kluge Center Project: "A biography of Salman al Farsi: 7th century luminary and model for the present."

James E. Sanders

Kluge Fellow, 2006, Utah State University
Kluge Center Project: "Cultural and social history of democratic republicanism across Latin America in the context of the Atlantic world, from its rise in the 1820s until its demise in the 1880s."
Article: "Atlantic Republicanism in Nineteenth-Century Colombia: Spanish America's Challenge to the Contours of Atlantic History" Journal of World History 20.1 (2009): 131-150 External
Book: The Vanguard of the Atlantic World: Creating Modernity, Nation, and Democracy in 19th Century Latin America (Durham: Duke UP, 2014)

Lamin Sanneh

Invited Participant, 2001, Yale University
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 South, 2004, Yale University
Kluge Center Project: "Institutions of Islamic governance and law before, during and after British rule in Nigeria."
Webcast: The Changing Face of Christianity: Africa, the West and the World.
Webcast: Sacred Truth and Secular Agency: Sharí'ah Norms and Political Enforcement.
Lecture: The Changing Face of Christianity: Africa, the West and the World.
Appointment: Press Release

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Yale Divinity School
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Life/Present: Personal & Cultural Identity in a Multicultural World
Webcast: ScholarFest - Freedom of Expression & Why it Matters

Natalie Anne Sappleton

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, Manchester Metropolitan University
Kluge Center Project: "Occupational segregation and entrepreneurial segregation in the U.S.: exploring the links."

Dario Sarlo

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, Goldsmiths College, London
Kluge Center Project: "A performing violinist's study of Jascha Heifetz's recorded legacy."
Article: "Heifetz in America" The Strad 121.1,447 (2010): 30-38 External
Book: Jascha Heifetz: Early Years in Russia, Dario Sarlo, trans. (Indianapolis: Indiana UP, 2014)

Visiting Fellow, 2008, Goldsmiths College, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "A performing violinist's study of Jascha Heifetz's recorded legacy."

Visiting Fellow, 2009, Goldsmiths College, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "A performing violinist's study of Jascha Heifetz's recorded legacy."

Kluge Fellow, 2013, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Jascha Heifetz: The Iconic Violinist."
Lecture: "Jascha Heifetz the Iconic Violinist" (Apr. 16, 2014)
Book: "Jascha Heifetz: Early Years in Russia"
Blogpost: "Researching Heifetz at the Library of Congress" External

Jonathan D. Sarna

Invited Participant, 2006, Brandeis 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

Suzanne Scafe

Invited Participant, 2012, London South Bank University
Kluge Center Project: "'Because is we bleed to make this country prosperous': Creolized Encounters at the Periphery of a Black British Aesthetic"
Webcast: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things
Press Release: Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things

Stefanie Schaefer

German Fellowship, 2012, Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Kluge Center Project: "The Yankee in 19th-Century American Culture: From Stage to Page and Beyond."
Webcast: Jonathan Going South: The Yankee & the Making of American National Character

Teresita C. Schaffer

Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations, 2008, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
Kluge Center Project: "U.S.-India Relations."
Webcast: India and the United States: Reinventing Partnership.
Lecture: India and the United States -- Reinventing Partnership.
Book: India and the United States in the 21st Century: Reinventing Partnership (Washington DC: CSIS, 2009)

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Brookings Institution
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Freedom of Expression & Why it Matters

Michael Schiltz

Kluge Fellow, 2007, University of Leuven
Kluge Center Project: "Building the 'Yen Bloc': financial policy, learning, and search for empire in prewar Japan."
Webcast: A Money Doctor from Japan: Megata Tanetaro in Korea, 1904-1907.

Kluge Fellow, 2010, University of Leuven, Belgium
Kluge Center Project: "An economic history and sociocultural reconstruction of Japan in the age of the Great Depression."
Webcast: Money on the Road to Empire: Japan & Gold, 1873-1897.
Book: The Money Doctors from Japan : Finance, Imperialism, and the Building of the Yen Bloc, 1895-1937 (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2012)

Martina Schloegel

Bavarian Fellow, 2010, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg
Kluge Center Project: "Protecting Civil Liberties: The Role of the U.S. Supreme Court."

Menahem Schmelzer

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2004, Jewish Theological Seminary of America
Kluge Center Project: "The interrelationship between Jewish and non-Jewish printers and publishers in 18th century Germany."
Webcast: The Royal Court Preacher and the Hebrew Book.
Appointment: Press Release

Elizabeth Schmidt

Invited Participant, 2014, Loyola University Maryland
Kluge Center Project: "Decolonization and the Nation-State: Reflections on the 1958 Referendum in French West Africa"
Webcast: Decolonization & the Nation-State: Reflections on the 1958 Referendum in French West Africa

Robert Schneider

Invited Participant, 2012, Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention at the Maharishi University of Management
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,

Zachary Schrag

Kluge Fellow, 2008, George Mason University
Kluge Center Project: "History of riot control from the 1870s to the present in America."
Book: Ethical Imperialism: Institutional Review Boards and the Social Sciences, 1965-2009 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010)

Philip Schreur

Invited Participant, 2016, Stanford University 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"

Janina Schupp

British Research Council Fellow, 2015, University of Cambridge,
"Investigating the Heritage of North American Digitized Warfare Simulations." Blogpost: "Laser Beams and Avatars: Investigating Digitized Warfare Simulations in the Library of Congress Collections"

Daniel Schwartz

Kluge Fellow, 2012, George Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "Ghetto: The Genealogy of a Concept, the History of a Place."
Lecture: "What's in a Name? The Ghetto Comes to America"

Invited Paricipant, 2015, George Washington University
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality

Vanessa Schwartz

Invited Participant, 2004, University of Southern California
Kluge Center Project: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"
Press Release: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"

Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2015, The Bavarian American Academy
Kluge Center Project: "German Fellowship Program"

Marlis Schweitzer

Kluge Fellow, 2009, York University, Canada
Kluge Center Project: "Bringing the world to Broadway: American impresarios and the transnational trade in teatrical commodities, 1896-1914."
Webcast: Lying, Stealing, and Other Theatrical Crimes: Molnar's The Devil and the Transnational Trade in Theatrical Commodities, c. 1907-8
Lecture: "Lying, stealing, and other theatrical crimes: Molnar's The Devil and the transnational trade in theatrical commodities, c. 1907-8

Eric Schwitzgebel

Invited Participant, 2015, University of California, Riverside
Kluge Center Project: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"
Press Release: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"

Paul Scolieri

ACLS Burkhardt Fellow, 2014, Barnard College
Kluge Center Project: "Ted Shawn and the Invention of American Dance."
Lecture: "Birth of a Dancing Nation: Reflections on the Centennial of Denishawn, America's First Dance Company and School" (Apr. 16, 2015)
Book: "Dancing the New World: Aztecs, Spaniards, and the Choreography of Conquest"

Gemma Scott

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, Keele University
Kluge Center Project: "Gender, Power, and the Emergency in India."

Laura Scott

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, University of Leeds
Kluge Center Project: "De limbs layin' scattered roun': Race and bodily fragmentation in the conjure woman."

Brent Scowcroft

Invited Participant, 2004, National Security Adviser during the Ford and Bush administrations
Kluge Center Project: "Statecraft and America's Position in the World"
Webcast: "Statecraft and America's Position in the World"
Press Release: "Statecraft and America's Position in the World"

Annette Seidel-Arpaci

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Leeds
Kluge Center Project: "Perspectives on constructions of 'German victimhood' from outside within: post 1945."

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

Joel Seltzer

Kluge Fellow, 2006, Skidmore College
Kluge Center Project: "Annals of revolt: Czech city chroniclers and the fashioning of the Bohemian Reformation."
Webcast: Cruelty, Savagery and the Formation of a National Community in the Bohemian Reformation

Delaina Sepko

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Glasgow
Kluge Center Project: "The Impact of Technology on the Curation of Music."

Ismail Serageldin

Invited Participant, 2013, The New Library of Alexandria
Kluge Center Project: "The Loss and Rebirth of the Library of Alexandria; The Knowledge Revolution and the Futrue of Libraries"
Webcast: The Loss and Rebirth of the Library of Alexandria
Press Release: The Loss and Rebirth of the Library of Alexandria

Jennifer Elson Sessions

Kluge Fellow, 2007, University of Iowa
Kluge Center Project: "The culture and politics of colonialism in 19th century France and Algeria, 1830-1851."
Webcast: An Empire for a King: The Conquest of Algeria at Louis-Philippe's Versailles.

John Sexton

Kluge Chair in American Law and Governance, 2016, New York University
Kluge Center Project: "Reflections on the Place and Promise of Higher Education."
Lecture: "The American Research University: The Decades Ahead" (May 26, 2016)
Web site: Kluge Chair in American Law and Governance
Press Release: John Sexton Named Kluge Chair in American Law and Governance
Press Release: John Sexton to Discuss the Future of American Research Universities, May 26

Roberta Shaffer

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

Timothy S. Shah

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

Aziz Shakir-Tash

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

Kristen Shedd

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

Rachel Shelden

Kluge Fellow, 2014, Georgia College and State University
Kluge Center Project: "Judicial Ethics and the U.S. Supreme Court in the Civil War Era."
Lecture: "Abraham Lincoln, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the Politics of Slavery" (Feb. 18, 2016)
Blogpost: Lincoln and the Supreme Court

Kay Kaufman Shelemay

Kluge Chair in Modern Culture, 2007, Harvard University
Kluge Center Project: "Ethiopian music and musicians in the United States."
Lecture: Music in the Ethiopian American Diaspora: A Preliminary Overview.
Article: "Introduction to Creating the Ethiopian Diaspora" Diaspora: A Journal of Transnational Studies (2010) External
Article: "Ethiopian Musical Invention in Diaspora: A Tale of Three Musicians." Creating the Ethiopian Diaspora, a special issue of Diaspora: A Journal of Transnational Studies (2010)
Article: "Performing the Humanities at the Ethiopian Millennium" Daedalus 138.1 (2009): 105-109 External
Appointment: Press Release
Blogpost: "Capturing a Moment in Time: Documenting Musicians from the Horn of Africa in Their New American Diaspora"

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

Alireza Sherafati

Invited Participant, 2004, Architect
Kluge Center Project: "Tehran Conference"
Press Release: Tehran Conference

Adam Sherif

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Lincoln
Kluge Center Project: "Comics and the World Wars."

Visiting Fellow, 2017, University of Lincoln
Kluge Center Project: "The World at War: Cartoon and Conflict, 1914-1918."

Martin J. Sherwin

Invited Participant, 2009, George Mason University; Professor Emeritus at Tufts University
Kluge Center Project: "Building the Bomb, Fearing Its Use: Nuclear Scientists, Social Responsibility and Arms Control, 1946-1996"
Webcast: "Building the Bomb, Fearing Its Use: Nuclear Scientists, Social Responsibility and Arms Control, 1946-1996"
Press Release: "Building the Bomb, Fearing Its Use: Nuclear Scientists, Social Responsibility and Arms Control, 1946-1996"

Julia D. Shevchenko

Kluge Fellow, 2003, European University, St. Petersburg
Kluge Center Project: "Parliamentary autonomy in post-communist countries: a comparative study."

Eleanor Shevlin

Kluge Fellow, 2005, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Kluge Center Project: "Harrison & Co.'s print corpus and the making of the English novel."

David H. Shinn

Invited Participant, 2005, George Washington 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"

Reiko Shinno

Kluge Fellow, 2010, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Kluge Center Project: "Medicine, Mongol rule, and the learning of the Way in Yuan China (1206-1368)."
Webcast: Medical Culture in Yuan China

Maria Shmygol

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Liverpool
Kluge Center Project: "Maritime Semiology: Sir Francis Drake as Symbolic Agent of Early Modern 'Sea-Change.'"
Blogpost: An Interview with British Research Council Fellow Maria Shmygol

George P. Shultz

Invited Participant, 2004, Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan
Kluge Center Project: "A Changed World"
Webcast: "A Changed World"
Press Release: "A Changed World"

Petr Shuvalov

Fulbright Fellow, 2005, St. Petersburg State University
Kluge Center Project: "Late Roman military doctrine in the epoch of Balkan Wars: East European influences in the Mediterranean."

Patricia Sieber

International Studies Fellow, 2004, Ohio State University
Kluge Center Project: "The formation of modern Sinology."

Scott Siggins

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of East Anglia
Kluge Center Project: "How Ideology and Conceptions of National Identity Influenced the Built Environment Since the Collapse of Communism."

Josep Simon

Kluge Fellow, 2010, Universite Paris Ouest
Kluge Center Project: "Shaping physics in the three nations: Ganot's Franco-British canon and the pedagogical economy of American college life."
Webcast: Shaping Physics in the Three Nations.
Book: Communicating Physics: The Production, Circulation and Appropriation of Ganot's Textbooks in France and England, 1851-1887 (London: Pickering & Chatto, Ltd., 2011)
Book: Communicating Physics: The Production, Circulation and Appropriation of Ganot's Textbooks in France and England, 1851-1887 (London: Pickering & Chatto, Ltd., 2011)

Alan K. Simpson

Invited Participant, 2006, Former U.S. Senator (R-Wyoming)
Kluge Center Project: "Politics as a contact sport: Humor in public life"
Press Release: Politics as a Contact Sport: Humor in Public Life

Invited Paricipant, 2016, Former U.S. Senator (R-Wyoming)
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"

Devika Singh

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "The reception and representation of the Mughal period in India from 1947 to 1975."

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of Cambridge
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

Michael Sizer

Kluge Fellow, 2015, Maryland Institute College of Art
Kluge Center Project: "Public Opinion in Late Medieval Paris, 1380-1422."
Lecture: "Popular Politics and Public Opinion in Late Medieval Paris" (Jul. 14, 2016)

Dominique Slaney

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Exeter
Kluge Center Project: "Establishing the Most Effective Interventions in the Treatment of Juvenile Delinquency in the United States."

Douglas Slaymaker

Kluge Fellow, 2004, University of Kentucky
Kluge Center Project: "The Japanese imagination of France during the prewar and postwar years."

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

Neil Smelser

Kluge Chair in Countries and Cultures of the North, 2006, Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
Kluge Center Project: "The Odyssey experience: psychological and social dimensions."
Webcast: Why Are Terrorist Ideologies So Powerful? External
Book: The Odyssey Experience: Physical, Social, Psychological, and Spiritual Journeys (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009)

Kelly Smith

Invited Participant, 2015, Clemson University
Kluge Center Project: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"
Press Release: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"

Kirstin Smith

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, Queen Mary, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "How do Stunts Produce and Enact Value? Stunts as Performative and Discursive Practice in Late Nineteenth Century New York."

Thomas David Smith

British Research Council Fellow, 2016, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Jesus in the American Pacific, 1880-1918."

David Smock

Invited Participant, 2005, Director, Religion and Peacemaking Initiative, U.S. Institute of Peace
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"

William Smyser

Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations, 2008, Georgetown University
Kluge Center Project: "Studies on diplomacy."
Webcast: Is Diplomacy the Answer?
Lecture: Is Diplomacy the Answer?
Appointment: Press Release

Anthony Snodgrass

Invited Participant, 2005, Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "The Parthenon Divided"
Press Release: "The Parthenon Divided"

Zinaida Sochirca

Fulbright Fellow, 2006, Free International University of Moldova
Kluge Center Project: "Management development in info-librarian institutions"

Arun Sood

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Glasgow
Kluge Center Project: "The Reception and Critical Development of Robert Burns in 19th Century America."
Blogpost: Arun Sood on Robert Burns

Abdolkarim Soroush

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2009, independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Contextualizing and historicizing Islamic philosophy."
Lecture: Persian Rumi Versus American Rumi
Appointment: Press Release

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2010, Independent
Kluge Center Project: "The poet Rumi."
Webcast: Dignity of the Human Person

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Freedom of Expression & Why it Matters"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Freedom of Expression & Why it Matters

Scott Sowerby

Kluge Fellow, 2013, Northwestern University
Kluge Center Project: "Chapel and Capital: Religious Nonconformity and Manufacturing in England, 1650-1750."
Lecture: "States of Exclusion: Britain and France, 1685-1715" (Feb. 27, 2014)
Web site: Northwestern University Faculty Page External
Book: "Making Toleration: The Repealers and the Glorious Revolution"

Ognjen Spahic

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

Thomas E. Speller

British Research Council Fellow, 2009, Jesus College, University of Oxford
Kluge Center Project: "The challenge of reform: Explaining policy change in secondary education in OECD countries."

Susan Spellman

J. Franklin Jameson Fellow in American History, 2012, Miami University
Kluge Center Project: "Concerning the Market: Independent Grocers and Innovation in American Small Business, 1860-1940"
Lecture: "Cooperation in Black and White: Innovative Alliances in the Retail Grocery Trade" (May 3, 2012)

Jonathan D. Spence

Invited Participant, 2004, President, American Historical Association
Kluge Center Project: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"
Press Release: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"

Catherine Spencer

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, University of York
Kluge Center Project: "The 'Lesson of Anthropology for Artists in London and New York, 1950-70."

David Spiegel

Invited Participant, 2012, Director of the Center on Stress and Health at Stanford University
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,

Edith Ssempala

Invited Participant, 2005, Ambassador of the Republic of Uganda
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"

Jason Stahl

J. Franklin Jameson Fellow in American History, 2009, University of Minnesota
Kluge Center Project: "Selling Conservatism: Think Tanks, Conservative Ideology, and the Undermining of Liberalism, 1945-Present"
Webcast: "Conservatives in a Marketplace of Ideas: Think Tanks, Interests, and Expertise in the 1970s" (Aug. 13, 2009)
Lecture: "Conservatives in a Marketplace of Ideas: Think Tanks, Interests, and Expertise in the 1970s"

Owen Stanwood

Kluge Fellow, 2007, Catholic University of America
Kluge Center Project: "An imperial faith: the Catholic threat and the making of British America, 1678-1713."
Webcast: The Second Great Migration: Religious Refugees and the Remaking of America, 1678-1690

Stephen W. Stathis

Kluge Staff Fellow, 2006, Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service
Kluge Center Project: "Congress: crucible of American democracy."
Webcast: "Congress: Crucible of American Democracy" (May 29, 2008)

Ronald Steel

Invited Participant, 2003, University of Southern California
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?"

Antony Stewart

British Research Council Fellow, 2014, Newcastle University
Kluge Center Project: "Tracking Foreign Intervention through Medicine and Social Science in Haiti, 1900-1950."
Blogpost: "A New Discovery Sheds Light on Haiti's 1930s Elites"

Jacqueline Stewart

Kluge Fellow, 2003, University of Chicago
Kluge Center Project: "Race film at the crossroads: style, segregation, and the films of Spencer Williams, 1928-1948."

Sarah Stewart Johnson

Invited Participant, 2015, Georgetown University
Kluge Center Project: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"
Press Release: "Rethinking Life on Earth and Beyond: Astrobiology and the Role of Paradigm Shifts in Science and Human Self-Understanding"

Michael Stone

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2003, Hebrew University in Jerusalem
Kluge Center Project: "The 'Adamagirk' ('Book of Adam'), written by Arakel of Siwnik."
Webcast: "A Hidden Treasure: The Armenian Adam Epic by Arakel of Siwnik"
Article: "A Pair of Armenian Manuscript Missals in the Library of Congress," Revue des Etudes Armeniennes
Article: "A Textile of the Year 1741 in the Library of Congress Bearing an Armenian Inscription," Revue des Etudes Armeniennes
Book: Adamgirk': The Adam Book of Arak'el of Siwnik'
Blogpost: "Thinking Back on a Productive Residency"

Gerald Stourzh

Invited Participant, 2008, University of Vienna
Kluge Center Project: "From Vienna to Chicago and Back"
Webcast: "Traces of an Intellectual Journey: Gerald Stourzh Presents His Book 'From Vienna to Chicago and Back'"
Press Release: "Traces of an Intellectual Journey: Gerald Stourzh Presents His Book 'From Vienna to Chicago and Back'"

Cameron Strang

Kislak Fellow in American Studies, 2010, University of Texas, Austin
Kluge Center Project: "Entangled knowledge, expanding nation: Local science and the United States empire in the southeast borderlands, 1763-1840."
Webcast: Skulls, Scalps and Seminoles: Science and Violence in Florida, 1800-1842
Article: "Violence, Ethnicity, and Human Remains During the Second Seminole War" (The Journal of American History, 2014)
Blogpost: Written at the Kluge Center: "Violence, Ethnicity and Human Remains During the Second Seminole War"

Isabella Streffen

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, Newcastle University
Kluge Center Project: "The vision of Star Wars: tracing the military imagination."
Lecture: "Magnificent Distance: Hawk & Dove, Artist's Talk and Screening"
Lecture: "Magnificent Distance: Hawk & Dove, Artist's Talk and Screening"
Article: Full of Hot Air
Article: Full of Hot Air

Keir Magalie Strickland

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, Durham University
Kluge Center Project: "The Chola invasions: imperial or mercantile?"

Sanjay Subrahmanyam

Kluge Chair in Countries and Cultures of the South, 2012, University of California, Los Angeles
Kluge Center Project: "Early Modern South Asian History."
Webcast: "Jews & Christians in Portuguese Asia" (Jun. 5, 2013)
Lecture: Sanjay Subrahmanyam Uncovers the Autobiographies of India and Their Significance to South Asian History
Appointment: Indian Historian Sanjay Subrahmanyam Appointed Chair At The John W. Kluge Center
Blogpost: An Interview with Historian Sanjay Subrahmanyam

Elsa Suckle

British Research Council Fellow, 2006, University of Warwick
Kluge Center Project: "Negotiating public neutrality: Islam and liberal institutions."

Michael Sullivan

Invited Participant, 2009, Fellow Emeritus of St. Catherine's College, Oxford
Kluge Center Project: "One Who Saw China As It Really Was: Ding Cong in the Forties"
Webcast: "Public Art and Illustrations: The Cartoons and Art of Ding Cong"
Press Release: "Public Art and Illustrations: The Cartoons and Art of Ding Cong"

Patricia Sullivan

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2005, University of South Carolina
Kluge Center Project: "Struggle toward freedom: a history of the NAACP."
Webcast: Freedom Writer: Virginia Foster Durr, Letters from the Civil Rights Years.
Lecture: Freedom Writer: Virginia Foster Durr, Letters from The Civil Rights Years.
Book: Lift Every Voice: The NAACP and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement (New York: The New Press, 2009)
Blogpost: Three Lectures for Black History Month

Invited Paricipant, 2015, University of South Carolina
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

Scott W. Sunquist

Invited Participant, 2014, Fuller Theological Seminary
Kluge Center Project: "World Christianity, Immigration, and the U.S.: The Non-Western Church Comes to America"
Webcast: "World Christianity, Immigration & the U.S.: The Non-Western Church Comes to America" (Feb. 26, 2014)

Camilla Sutherland

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University College London
Kluge Center Project: "Making an Imprint: Responses to Women Artists' Work in Latin American Print Media, 1925-1950."

Jan Svejnar

Invited Participant, 2014, Columbia University
Kluge Center Project: "Vaclav Havel's Legacy Today"
Webcast: Václav Havel's Legacy Today

Srividhya Swaminathan

Kluge Fellow, 2008, Long Island University
Kluge Center Project: "In service of commerce: British arguments for slavery in the era before abolition, 1660-1790."
Lecture: "Defining Enslavement: Literary Depictions of Slaveries in Early 18th Century Britain"
Book: "Debating the Slave Trade: Rhetoric of British National Identity, 1759-1815"
Blogpost: Three Lectures for Black History Month

Pamela Swett

Kluge Fellow, 2002, McMaster University
Kluge Center Project: "Selling Under the Swastika: The Refashioning of German Advertising after 1933"
Appointment: Kluge Center Welcomes Arriving Scholars Starting in July and August, 2002

Balázs Szelényi

International Studies Fellow, 2003, George Mason University
Kluge Center Project: "The social roots of ethnic conflict: the German diaspora in East Central Europe."

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Northeastern University
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"

Shaden Tageldin

ACLS Burkhardt Fellow, 2015, University of Minnesota
Kluge Center Project: "Toward a Transcontinental Theory of Modern Comparative Literature."
Lecture: Toward a Transcontinental Theory of Modern Comparative Literature
Web site: About Shaden M. Tageldin F'15 (American Council of Learned Societies) External

Tara Tappert

David B. Larson Fellow in Health and Spirituality, 2013, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "Arts and Crafts-making as a Transformational Healing Process for War Trauma."
Lecture: "ART FROM WAR: Documenting Devastation / Realizing Restoration" External
Blogpost: "War, Trauma, Memory and Art"
Blogpost: "Art from War: Lecture January 22nd"
Blogpost: The Kluge Center, Facial Masks for Veterans, and Students from Singapore
Blogpost: The Intersection of Health and Spirituality

Brian Taves

Kluge Staff Fellow, 2003, Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division
Kluge Center Project: "The Papers of producer Thomas H. Ince (1882-1924)"
Article: "Strategies of Adaptation: The Hardy Boys on Television" in The Boy Detectives: Essays on the Hardy Boys and Others, ed. Michael G. Cornelius (Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2010)
Book: "Thomas Ince: Hollywood's Independent Pioneer"

Owen Taylor

British Research Council Fellow, 2011, School of Oriental and African Studies
Kluge Center Project: "International law and revolution."

Ashley J. Tellis

Invited Participant, 2010, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Kluge Center Project: "The United States and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry"
Webcast: The United States and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry
Press Release: The United States and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry

Temur Temule

Kluge Fellow, 2004, Nanjing University
Kluge Center Project: "Mongolia of the imagination: western travelers in the 19th and early 20th centuries, with special emphasis on Owen Lattimore."
Article: "An Introduction to Liangzhen Sanguan Torgzhi, a Rare Chinese Book Held in the Library of Congress," Chinese Historigraphical Studies 4 (2006)
Article: "An Introduction to Xuan Yun Yue Fa, a Rare Chinese Book Held in the Library of Congress," Ch'inghua Yuanshih (Shanghai: Shanghai Press, 2011)
Article: "Jesus Encountered Yangzu: James Gilmour's Last Missionary Enterprise in Jehol, 1885-1890," Local Culture and Sino-West Encounters (Shanghai: Shanghai Press, 2011)
Book: Temur Temule, ed. Multi-Ethnic China Encounters the West in Borderland China: New Studies Based on Chinese and Western Resources (Shanghai: The Shanghai Pe ople's Press, 2010)

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Nanjing University
Kluge Center Project: "ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality"
Webcast: ScholarFest - Right/Wrong: Perspectives on Notions & Morality

Letty Ten-Harkel

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, University of Sheffield
Kluge Center Project: "Lincoln (UK) in the Viking Age: A Town in Context."

Lisa Tetrault

J. Franklin Jameson Fellow in American History, 2007, Carnegie Mellon University
Kluge Center Project: "Creating the Narrative of the Women's Movement"
Article: "The Incorporation of American Feminism: Suffragists and the Postbellum Lyceum," The Journal of American History 96.4 (2010): 1,027-56 External

Romila Thapar

(4th Kluge Prize, 2008) Kluge Chair in Countries and Cultures of the South, 2003, Professor Emeritus, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Kluge Center Project: "Historical consciousness in early India."
Webcast: Stories of our Nations, Footprints of our Souls: History Textbooks in Middle Schools and High Schools.
Webcast: Perceptions of the Past in early India
Lecture: Perceptions of the Past in Early India
Book: The Past Before Us: Historical Traditions of Early North India (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2013)
Appointment: Press Release

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2008, Professor Emeritus, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Kluge Center Project: "History of India"
Webcast: Kluge Prize Ceremony
Kluge Prize 2008: Announcement

Invited Paricipant, 2015, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Kluge Center Project: "Scholarfest: Evening Gala"
Webcast: Scholarfest: Evening Gala

Nikolaos Theodorakis

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Cambridge
Kluge Center Project: "Crime Prevention Policies for Incidents of Corporate and White Collar Crime; a Systematic Analysis of the Available Research in the Field."

David Thomas

Invited Participant, 2007, Johns Hopkins University
Kluge Center Project: "Combating HIV and Hepatitis B"
Webcast: Eradicating HIV and Hepatitis B
Press Release: Eradicating HIV and Hepatitis B

William G. Thomas

Invited Participant, 2004, Director of the Virginia Center for Digital History
Kluge Center Project: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"
Press Release: "Documentary Films and Digital Presentations of the Long Bow Group"

Charles Thompson

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Sheffield
Kluge Center Project: "Imperialism in Power: Centralization and its Discontents in America."

Elizabeth Thompson

International Studies Fellow, 2003, The University of Virginia
Kluge Center Project: "Sex, space and spectacle in colonial cinema: a nexus of cultural and political transaction in the late French Empire."

Matthew Thompson

British Research Council Fellow, 2008, Kingston University
Kluge Center Project: "A Model for demonstration: Architecture and the "March on [the city of] Washington.""

Robert Thompson

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Newcastle University
Kluge Center Project: "Mobilization, Masculinity, and the Martial Ideal in American World War I Literature."

Tyechia Thompson

Invited Participant, 2012, Howard University
Kluge Center Project: "Hip-Hop Aesthetics and Social/Political Unrest"
Webcast: "Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things"
Press Release: "Other Cultures Within: Beyond the Naming of Things"

Cecelia Tichi

Kluge Chair in Modern Culture, 2006, Vanderbilt University
Kluge Center Project: "The shift that occurred in U.S. culture from the Gilded Age to the Progressive Era examining how certain figures who grew up in the late-19th century Gilded Age were able to guide the nation into a new era by thinking freshly about society, economics and"
Webcast: Justice, Not Pity: Julia Lathrop, First Chief of the U.S. Children's Bureau.
Lecture: Justice, Not Pity: Julia Lathrop, First Chief of the U.S. Children's Bureau.
Book: Civic Passions: Seven Who Launched Progressive America (and What They Teach Us) (Chapel Hill: Univeristy of North Carolina Press, 2011)
Book: Davis, Rebecca Harding. Life in the Iron-Mills, ed. Cecelia Tichi (Boston: Bedford/St. Martin's, 1998)
Appointment: Press Release

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

Ramine Tinati

Visiting Fellow, 2016, University of Southampton
Kluge Center Project: "Internet Histories and Futures."

Lindsay Van Tine

J. Franklin Jameson Fellow in American History, 2017, Independent Scholar
Kluge Center Project: "The Invention of Americana: Claiming Hemispheric History, Territory, and Archive, 1823-1854."

John Tiplady

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, University of Nottingham
Kluge Center Project: "Civil Liberties under Siege?: The Anti-Stalinist Left in the Age of McCarthyism."

Jorge Tolentino Araújo

Invited Participant, 2004, Minister of Culture of Cape Verde
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"

Michael Toth

Invited Participant, 2015, R.B. Toth Associates
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"

Emily Trafford

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Liverpool
Kluge Center Project: "Human Displays at the American World's Fairs, 1893-1916: Representations of Race and Disability."

Roy Tsao

Kluge Fellow, 2005, Yale University
Kluge Center Project: "The Political Philosophy of Hannah Arendt."

Uranchimeg Tsultem

Kluge Fellow, 2012, University of California, Berkeley
Kluge Center Project: "Traditional Exchange and Early U.S. Diplomacy in Mongolia, Tibet and China."
Lecture: "Prior to Lenin: U.S. Diplomacy & Western Explorers in Early 20th Century Mongolia" (Aug. 29, 2013)

Stephen Tuffnell

British Research Council Fellow, 2010, Wadham College, University of Oxford
Kluge Center Project: "American expatriates, emigres and sojourners in Nineteenth Century Britain."

Lindsay Tuggle

Kluge Fellow, 2012, University of Sydney
Kluge Center Project: "The Afterlives of Specimens: The Science of Mourning in Whitman's America."
Lecture: "The Afterlives of Specimens: Science & Mourning in Whitman's America" (Jan. 24, 2013) External
Blogpost: An Interview with Lindsay Tuggle

James Turner

Distinguished Visiting Scholar, 2004, University of Notre Dame
Kluge Center Project: "American and British intellectual history with respect to the history of academic knowledge and higher education."
Lecture: Philology and the Generation of New Disciplines, 1825-1900.

Julianne Turner

Invited Participant, 2004, University of Notre Dame
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

Layli Uddin

British Research Council Fellow, 2012, Royal Holloway, University of London
Kluge Center Project: "Mobilizing Muslim Subalterns: The Political Mobilization of the Peasantry and Lower Urban Classes in East Pakistan, 1947-71."

Imaobong Umoren

British Research Council Fellow, 2013, University of Oxford
Kluge Center Project: "The Souls of Black Women Intellectuals: Race, Gender, Class and Empire in the Age of Transnationalism 1928-1950."

Katherine Unterman

J. Franklin Jameson Fellow in American History, 2012, Texas A&M University
Kluge Center Project: "International Fugitives and American Power, 1880-1930"

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