| Share
 

1999 MacArthur Foundation Awards

The MacArthur Foundation awards monetary prizes each year in order to provide financial assistance for selected innovators.

  • Jillian Banfield, 39, mineralogist; Madison, Wisc.
  • Carolyn Bertozzi, 32, chemist; Albany, Calif.
  • Bruce Blair, 51, foreign policy analyst; Washington
  • John Bonifaz, 33, public interest lawyer; Boston
  • Shawn Carlson, 39, physicist and educator; San Diego
  • Mark Danner, 40, journalist; Berkeley, Calif. and New York
  • Alison Des Forges, 56, writer, researcher, and human rights advocate; Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Elizabeth Diller, 45, architect; New York and Ricardo Scofidio, 64, architect; New York
  • Saul Friedlander, 66, historian; Los Angeles
  • Jennifer Gordon, 33, lawyer and community organizer; Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • David Hillis, 40, molecular biologist; Austin, Tex.
  • Sara Horowitz, 36, executive director, Working Today; New York
  • Jacqueline Jones, 51, social historian; Wellesley, Mass.
  • Laura Kiessling, 38, chemist and biochemist; Madison, Wisc.
  • Leslie Kurke, 39, literature professor; Berkeley, Calif.
  • David Levering Lewis, 63, historian; New York
  • Juan Martin Maldacena, physicist; Cambridge, Mass.
  • Gay McDougall, 51, attorney; Washington
  • Campbell McGrath, 37, poet; Miami Beach, Fla.
  • Dennis Moore, 54, anthropological linguist; Belem-Para, Brazil
  • Elizabeth Murray, 58, painter; New York
  • Pepón Osorio, 44, installation artist; New York
  • Peter Shor, 39, computer scientist; Florham Park, N.J.
  • Eva Silverstein, 28, theoretical physicist; Stanford, Calif.
  • Wilma Subra, 55, chemist and environmentalist; New Iberia, La.
  • Ken Vandermark, 34, musician; Chicago
  • Naomi Wallace, 38, playwright; Otterburn, England
  • Jeffrey Weeks, 42, mathematician; Canton, N.Y.
  • Fred Wilson, 44, installation artist; New York
  • Xu Bing, 44, artist; New York
  • Ofelia Zepeda, linguist, poet, editor, and community leader; Tucson

Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

2000 MacArthur Foundation AwardsMacArthur Foundation Awards1998 MacArthur Foundation Awards

Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring