Topics » Arts & Culture   Oct. 2, 2012

Writers, Photographers, Filmmakers Among 2012 MacArthur Fellows

Junot Diaz, Writer

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Natalia Almada, FilmmakerUta Barth, PhotographerClaire Chase, Art EntrepreneurJunot Diaz, WriterAn-My Le, PhotographerDinaw Mengestu, WriterDylan Penningroth, HistorianLaura PoitrasBenoit Rolland, Bow MakerChris Thile, Mandolinist

Junot Diaz, Writer

"Fiction writer using raw, vernacular dialogue and spare, unsentimental prose to draw readers into the various and distinct worlds that immigrants must straddle." -- MacArthur Foundation

Photo Essay

Photo Essay