MacArthur Fellows Program

The MacArthur Fellows Program celebrates and inspires the creative potential of individuals through no-strings-attached fellowships. Learn more

Gene Luen Yang, Graphic Novelist

Class of 2016

MacArthur Fellows Discuss Their Work on reddit

In an ongoing series of online question-and-answer sessions, MacArthur Fellows have discussed their work via “ask me anything” (AMAs) sessions on reddit. Read More

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"Witness: LaToya Ruby Frazier in Conversation with Kellie Jones"

Aperture Magazine
Kellie Jones, 2016 MacArthur Fellow
LaToya Ruby Frazier, 2015 MacArthur Fellow
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"At College, a Guided Path on Which to Find Oneself"

The New York Times
Tina Rosenberg , 1987 MacArthur Fellow
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"The First Theatrical Landmark of the Trump Era"

The New Yorker
Lynn Nottage, 2007 MacArthur Fellow
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Portrait of Cecilia A. Conrad

Cecilia A. Conrad

Managing Director

Marlies A. Carruth

Program Director

Jay Goodwin

Senior Program Officer

Laura E. Scholl

Senior Program Officer

Christina Lovely

Senior Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Senior Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Program Assistant

Diane Estes

Program Assistant

Kelsey Ganser

Research Associate

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant

Media Contact

Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications