Meet the 1987 MacArthur Fellows

  • Walter Abish

  • Robert Axelrod

  • Robert F. Coleman

  • Douglas Crase

  • Daniel H. Friedan

  • David Gross

  • Ira Herskowitz

  • Irving Howe

  • Wesley Charles Jacobs Jr.

  • Peter Jeffery

  • Horace Freeland Judson

  • Stuart Alan Kauffman

  • Richard Kenney

  • Eric Lander

  • Michael C. Malin

  • Deborah W. Meier

  • Arnaldo Dante Momigliano

  • David Mumford

  • Tina Rosenberg

  • David Rumelhart

  • Robert Morris Sapolsky

  • Meyer Schapiro

  • John H. Schwarz

  • Jon Seger

  • Stephen Shenker

  • David Shulman

  • Muriel S. Snowden

  • Mark Strand

  • May Swenson

  • Huynh Sanh Thông

  • William Julius Wilson

  • Richard Wrangham

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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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