Meet the Black MacArthur Fellows

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  • Tarell McCraney
  • Carrie Mae Weems
  • Annette Gordon-Reed
  • John Dabiri
  • Jason Moran
  • Majora Carter
  • Tiya Miles
  • John A. Rich
  • Mary Jackson
  • Roland Fryer
  • Regina Carter
  • Will Allen
  • Regina Benjamin
  • Innovative African-American Fellows
  • Terrance Hayes
  • Steve Coleman
  • Rick Lowe
  • Jennifer L. Eberhardt
  • Kyle Abraham

Annette Gordon-Reed

Harvard Law School historian Annette Gordon-Reed became a fellow in 2010. She was noted for her “persistent investigation into the life of an iconic American president, Thomas Jefferson, which dramatically changed the course of Jeffersonian scholarship.”

(Photo: Brian Adams/Getty Images for The John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)

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