Meet the 1986 MacArthur Fellows

  • Paul Adams

  • Milton Babbitt

  • Christopher Beckwith

  • Richard Benson

  • Lester R. Brown

  • Caroline Walker Bynum

  • William A. Christian Jr.

  • Nancy Marguerite Farriss

  • Benedict H. Gross

  • Daryl Hine

  • John Robert Horner

  • Thomas C. Joe

  • David N. Keightley

  • Albert J. Libchaber

  • David C. Page

  • George Perle

  • James Randi

  • David Rudovsky

  • Robert Shapley

  • Leo Steinberg

  • Richard P. Turco

  • Thomas Whiteside

  • Allan C. Wilson

  • Jay Wright

  • Charles Wuorinen

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Review Affirms Impact and Inspiration of MacArthur Fellows Program

“We are proud of the Fellows Program and its impact on the lives of not just those selected but people all over the world." Cecilia Conrad, Vice President, MacArthur Fellows program. Read More
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"Five Myths About the MacArthur ‘Genius Grants’"

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