Meet the Black MacArthur Fellows

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  • 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
  • Kyle Abraham
  • Tarell McCraney
  • Carrie Mae Weems
  • Annette Gordon-Reed

Majora Carter

Determined to make her South Bronx community healthier, greener and more livable, 2005 fellow Majora Carter founded Sustainable South Bronx (SSB). As an urban strategist, she helped to address the disproportionate environmental and public health burdens experienced by residents of the South Bronx.

(Photo: Courtesy of the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)

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