MacArthur Fellows Discuss Their Work on reddit
August 24, 2017 | Article | MacArthur Fellows

In a series of online question-and-answer sessions, MacArthur Fellows have discussed their work on reddit.  This ongoing series of “ask me anything” sessions (AMAs) has featured the following Fellows:


August 23: Writer Dinaw Mengestu

August 23: Economist Heidi Hartmann

February 13: Organic chemist Phil Baran 

January 27: European historian Jacob Soll 


October 17: Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang

September 7: Author, screenwriter and producer David Simon

August 16: Parasitologist and virologist Elodie Ghedin

August 4: Environmental engineer Kartik Chandran

April 27: American historian Annette Gordon-Reed

March 16: Medical anthropologist and physician Paul Farmer

March 11: Historian Tara Zahra

March 7: Playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney

February 8: Investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell

January 22: Chemist Will Dichtel

January 5: Education entrepreneur Patrick Awuah


September 23: Civil rights lawyer Mary Bonauto

September 17: Biophysicist John Dabiri

September 16: Physicist Danielle Bassett

September 1: Jazz percussionist Dafnis Prieto and anthropologist Ruth Behar jointly discussing their connection to Cuba


November 8: Research psychologist Angela Duckworth and Economist Roland Fryer

September 27: Choreographer and dancer Kyle Abraham and Pianist and writer Jeremy Denk