The MacArthur Fellows Program awards unrestricted fellowships to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction.
Conductor and MacArthur Fellow Marin Alsop’s week-long residency explores the topics of immigration and assimilation, and features a program that includes jazz violinist Regina Carter,composer Osvaldo Golijov, and cellist Alisa Weilerstein, all MacArthur Fellows. Read More
As part of the Chicago Humanities Festival, community leader and MacArthur Fellow Juan Salgado and Natalie Moore discuss economy, inequality, race, violence, and sustainability as it pertains to cities. Read More
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