MacArthur Fellows Program

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

Mimi Lien, Set Designer

Class of 2015

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MacArthur Announces Performances, Discussion to Celebrate 35 Years of Iconic Fellowship Program

Most of the events will be open to the public for free or at low cost. Video of many events will be made available online. Read More

MacArthur Fellows Discuss Their Work on Reddit

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

Fellows In the Media

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"How Can Films Change The World?"

Little White Lies
Joshua Oppenheimer, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"On the Possibility of Equality"

Weld for Birmingham
Bryan Stevenson , 1995 MacArthur Fellow
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"The Legacy of Ornette Coleman"

Paste Magazine
Ornette Coleman , 1994 MacArthur Fellow
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"The PEN Ten with Khaled Mattawa"

Pen American Center
Khaled Mattawa, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"Free Verse: A.E. Stallings"

St. Louis Public Radio
A. E. Stallings, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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"It’s Not All About the Censorship"

Foreign Policy
Peter Hessler, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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Staff

Portrait of Cecilia A. Conrad

Cecilia A. Conrad

Managing Director

Marlies A. Carruth

Program Director

Christina Lovely

Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Program Officer

Laura E. Scholl

Senior Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Program Assistant

Diane Estes

Program Assistant

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant

Media Contact

Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications