2019 MacArthur Fellows – MacArthur Foundation #MacFellow @macfound

MacArthur Fellows Program — MacArthur Foundation (video).

“From addressing the consequences of climate change to furthering our understanding of human behavior to fusing forms of artistic expression, this year’s 26 extraordinary MacArthur Fellows demonstrate the power of individual creativity to reframe old problems, spur reflection, create new knowledge, and better the world for everyone. They give us reason for hope, and they inspire us all to follow our own creative instincts.”

Elizabeth Anderson, philosopher
Sujatha Baliga, attorney and restorative justice practitioner
Lynda Barry, graphic novelist, cartoonist and educator
Mel Chin, artist
Danielle Citron, legal scholar
Lisa Daugaard, criminal justice reformer
Annie Dorsen, theater artist
Andrea Dutton, geochemist and paleoclimatologist
Jeffrey Gibson, visual artist
Mary Halvorson, guitarist and composer
Saidiya Hartman, literary scholar and cultural historian
Walter Hood, landscape and public artist
Stacy Jupiter, marine scientist
Zachary Lippman, plant biologist
Valeria Luiselli, writer
Kelly Lytle Hernández, historian
Sarah Michelson, choreographer
Jeffrey Alan Miller, literary scholar
Jerry X. Mitrovica, theoretical geophysicist
Emmanuel Pratt, urban designer
Cameron Rowland, artist
Vanessa Ruta, neuroscientist
Joshua Tenenbaum, cognitive scientist
Jenny Tung, evolutionary anthropologist and geneticist
Ocean Vuong, poet and fiction writer
Emily Wilson, classicist and translator

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