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2014 MacArthur fellows: Genius rewarded

The John D. and Catherin T. MacArthur Foundation annually presents between 20 to 40 “genius grants” to  individuals who show strong potential for creative work across the arts and sciences. Each recipient is awarded $625,000 over the course of five years. Read about the new crop of fellows.

MacArthur Foundation names 2014 fellows

Stanford's Jennifer Eberhardt wins MacArthur 'genius' grant

The MacArthur Foundation gave Stanford's Jennifer Eberhardt a "genius" grant for her work on ways we associate objects with race.

MacArthur Fellows include Alison Bechdel, Terrance Hayes

MacArthur 'Genius' Fellows include cartoonist Alison Bechdel, and poet Terrance Hayes