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2018 MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant' winners


October 5, 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — People from a wide range of fields are among this year's MacArthur fellows . The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation on Thursday named 25 people, including academics, activists, artists, scholars and scientists, who will receive $625,000 over five years to use as they please. The Chicago-based foundation has awarded the so-called "genius grants" each year since 1981 to help further the pursuits of people who have shown outstanding talent. The 2018 fellows are:

Matthew Aucoin: Composer, conductor and artist-in-residence, Los Angeles Opera.

Julie Ault: New York City...

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