MacArthur Fellows Program

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

Subhash Khot, Theoretical Computer Scientist

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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"Men in Blazers 09/07/17: David Simon Pod Special"

Men in Blazers
David Simon, 2010 MacArthur Fellow
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"Twyla Tharp’s Back Pages, With Chapters to Come"

The New York Times
Twyla Tharp , 1992 MacArthur Fellow
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"America's Toxic Tap"

Kartik Chandran, 2015 MacArthur Fellow
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"The South Doesn't Own Slavery"

The New York Times
Tiya Miles, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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"Exhibition Showcases Artist Tom Joyce’s Explorations of Iron"

Albuquerque Journal
Tom Joyce , 2003 MacArthur Fellow
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Cecilia A. Conrad

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Program Director

Jay Goodwin

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Christina Lovely

Senior Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

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Maureen P. Atwell

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Eloise E. Daniels

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Diane Mitchell

Program Assistant

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Research Associate

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Program Assistant

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Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications

Evaluation Contact

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Maurice Samuels

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