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Past Fellows 1999-2014

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Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2013-2014

Uwem Akpan
Elif Batuman 
Christopher Brown
Linda Colley
Lynn Garafola
Anthony Grafton 
David Grann
Peter Holquist
Paul La Farge 
Arthur Lubow 
Graciela Mochkofsky
Téa Obreht
Rajesh Parameswaran
Elizabeth Rubin 
Damion Searls 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2012-2013

Elizabeth Blackmar
Shimon Dotan
Ruth Franklin
Anthony Gottlieb
Philip Gourevitch
Greg Grandin
Valentina Izmirlieva
Dániel Margócsy
C.E. Morgan
Mae Ngai
Gary Panter
James Ryerson
Luc Sante
Saïd Sayrafiezadeh
John Wray

 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2011-2012

Chris Adrian
Ian Buruma
Peter Constantine
Bonnie Costello
Àlvaro Enrigue
James Fenton
Evan Haefeli
Shamus Khan
Susan Pedersen
Darryl Pinckney
Adam Shatz
Elizabeth Spires
Kate Walbert
Jacob Weinstein
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2010-2011

David Bezmozgis
Geoffrey Brock
Maile Chapman
Mary Gaitskill
Annette Gordon-Reed
David Hinton
Sara Lipton
Larissa MacFarquhar
Michael Meyer
James Romm
David Sandlin
Matthew Stewart
Andrew McConnell Stott
Wells Tower
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2009-2010

Esther Allen
Susan Einbinder
Ian Frazier
François Furstenberg
Rivka Galchen
Michael Golston
Nicole Krauss
James Livingston
Andy Martin
Richard McGuire
Joseph O'Neill
Karen Russell
Laura Shapiro
John Tresch
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2008-2009

Deborah Baker
Anna Bikont
Akeel Bilgrami
Deborah Cohen
Andrew Sean Greer
Daniel J. Kevles
Hari Kunzru
Robert G. O’Meally
Julie Orringer
Lauren Redniss
Martha Saxton
Laura Secor
Lore Segal
Ezra Tawil
Rosanna Warren
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2007-2008

James Cook
Joanne Freeman
Nell Freudenberger
Joel Kaye
Adrian Nicole LeBlanc
Louis Menand
James Oakes
Han Ong
James Pethica
Owen Sheers
Mark Stevens
Jennifer Vanderbes
Camilo José Vergara
Colson Whitehead
Gaby Wood
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2006-2007

Mohammed Naseehu Ali
David W. Blight
Sharon Cameron
Will Eno
Clive Fisher
Farah Jasmine Griffin
Maya Jasanoff
Carla Kaplan
Ben Katchor
James Miller
James Shapiro
Laurie Sheck
Nelson Alexander Smith
Jeff Talarigo
Sean Wilentz
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2005-2006

Charlotte Bacon
Brent Hayes Edwards
Robert Jenkins
Wendy Lesser
Lucy McDiarmid
Jill McDonough
Andrew Meier
Mary Morrissy
Joseph O’Connor
Samuel Roberts
Raymond Scheindlin
Rebecca Read Shanor
Kirk Davis Swinehart
Judith Walkowitz
Edmund White
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2004-2005

Hilary Ballon
Martha Biondi
George Chauncey
Jennifer Egan
Nathan Englander
Linda Gordon
Elizabeth Kendall
Stephen Kotkin
Hermione Lee
Colum McCann
Pankaj Mishra
Lisandro Perez
Jose Manuel Prieto
Danzy Senna
T. J. Stiles
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2003-2004

Michael Henry Adams
Carol Armstrong
Doron Ben-Atar
Maureen Howard
Patrick Radden Keefe
Sheila Kohler
Herbert Leibowitz
Rachel Manley
Wyatt Mason
Philip Pauly
Melanie Rehak
Katherine Russell Rich
Ned Sublette
John Jeremiah Sullivan
Elizabeth Wyckoff
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2002-2003

Donald Antrim
Thomas Bender
Emily Braun
Tom Buk-Swienty
Elisheva Carlebach
Caleb Crain
Paul Freedman
Bei Ling Huang
Roger Keyes
Franziska Kirchner
Caryl Phillips
Stacy Schiff
Philip Steinberg
Jeremy Treglown
Julia Van Haaften
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2001-2002

Jeffery Renard Allen
Andrea Barrett
Carmen Boullosa
Maarten Brands
Claudine Cohen
Thadious Davis
Mark Doty
Laura Engelstein
A.M. Homes
Susan Jacoby
Douglas Morris
Josip Novakovich
Carla Peterson
David Waldstreicher
Mike Wallace
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 2000-2001

André Aciman
Jonathan Bush
Joseph Cady
Ileen A. Devault
Steve C. Fraser
Walter Frisch
Francisco Goldman
Rachel Hadas
Eiko Ikegami
Phillip Lopate
Anne Mendelson
Claudia Roth Pierpont
Bernhard Schlink
Colm Tóibín
Serinity Young
 

Fellows and Their Topics for the Year 1999-2000

Sven Beckert
Paul Berman
D. Graham Burnett
Kathleen Neal Cleaver
Pamela Clemit
Andrew Delbanco
Gregory K. Dreicer
Christian Fleck
Anthony Holden
Ada Louise Huxtable
Marion Kaplan
Allen Kurzweil
Howard Markel
Francine Prose
Harvey Sachs