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"The 2017 NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll"

NPR
Tyshawn Sorey, 2017 MacArthur Fellow
Vijay Iyer, 2013 MacArthur Fellow
Steve Coleman, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"Steve Coleman Works the Connections"

The Nation
Steve Coleman, 2014 MacArthur Fellow

"How MacArthur Geniuses Handle Their Money Windfalls"

The New York Times
Andrea Ghez, 2008 MacArthur Fellow
Edith Widder , 2006 MacArthur Fellow
Sarah Otto, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
Kyle Abraham, Sheila Nirenberg, 2013 MacArthur Fellows
Steve Coleman, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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21 Extraordinarily Creative People Who Inspire Us All: Meet the 2014 MacArthur Fellows

“Those who think creativity is dying should examine the life’s work of these extraordinary innovators who work in diverse fields and in different ways to improve our lives...” Cecilia Conrad, Vice President, MacArthur Fellows Program.
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"Five Myths About the MacArthur ‘Genius Grants’"

Commentary by Cecilia Conrad originally published in the Washington Post
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Mobility Among Highly Creative People: What Data About MacArthur Fellows Reveal

Data compiled for the first time show that creativity blossoms everywhere; MacArthur Fellows were born in 64 countries, 47 states, and Washington, DC, and they are far more mobile than the general population.