On April 4, 2018, the Board of Trustees of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation approved the awarding of 173 Guggenheim Fellowships (including two joint Fellowships) to a diverse group of scholars, artists, and scientists. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants in the Foundation’s ninety-fourth competition.

Fellow Year Category Field of Study
Gina Petra Abatemarco 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Dennis Adams 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Mequitta Ahuja 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Marsia Alexander-Clarke 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Esther Allen 2018HumanitiesTranslation
Carol Anderson 2018Social SciencesConstitutional Studies
Christopher A. Bail 2018Social SciencesSociology
Dave Hullfish Bailey 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Nicholson Baker 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Reginald Dwayne Betts 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Janet Biggs 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Eugene Birman 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Charles L. Bosk 2018Natural SciencesMedicine and Health
Alain Bresson 2018HumanitiesClassics
Anna Brickhouse 2018HumanitiesLiterary Criticism
Peter Burr 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
William D. Caballero 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
C. Jean Campbell 2018HumanitiesFine Arts Research
Arup K. Chakraborty 2018Natural SciencesEngineering
Joyce E. Chaplin 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Phillip Chen 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Rita Chin 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Nora Chipaumire 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Julia Christensen 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Teju Cole 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Erik M. Conway 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Esperanza Cortés 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas 2018Creative ArtsDrama and Performance Art
Sienna R. Craig 2018Social SciencesAnthropology and Cultural Studies
Alexandra Cuesta 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Rachel Cusk 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Theo Davis 2018HumanitiesLiterary Criticism
Will Dichtel 2018Natural SciencesChemistry
Edward Dimendberg 2018HumanitiesArchitecture, Planning and Design
Annie Dorsen 2018Creative ArtsDrama and Performance Art
Craig Drennen 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Du Yun 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Moon Duchin 2018Natural SciencesMathematics
Kathleen DuVal 2018HumanitiesU.S. History
Carol Dysinger 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Bart D. Ehrman 2018HumanitiesReligion
Carl Elliott 2018Natural SciencesMedicine and Health
Alexey Fedorov 2018Natural SciencesEarth Science
Tsar Fedorsky 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Amy Feldman 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Lukas Felzmann 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Ada Ferrer 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Robert Finch 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Richard Fleischner 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Aaron Spencer Fogleman 2018HumanitiesU.S. History
Mark Franko 2018HumanitiesDance Studies
Paul Friedland 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Robin Frohardt 2018Creative ArtsDrama and Performance Art
Roxane Gay 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Amy Gerstler 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Kate Gilmore 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Todd Gray 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Nile Green 2018HumanitiesReligion
Andrew Greer 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Lenore A. Grenoble 2018HumanitiesLinguistics
Alison Griffiths 2018HumanitiesFilm, Video and Radio Studies
Lauren Groff 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Irena Grudzińska Gross 2018HumanitiesIntellectual and Cultural History
Martin Hägglund 2018HumanitiesLiterary Criticism
Jennifer Haigh 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Charlie Hailey 2018HumanitiesArchitecture, Planning and Design
Peter A. Hall 2018Social SciencesPolitical Science
Hiroyuki Hamada 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Dave Hardy 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Joel F. Harrington 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Michael Harrison 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Saidiya Hartman 2018HumanitiesIntellectual and Cultural History
Sally Haslanger 2018HumanitiesPhilosophy
Stephen Hayes 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Christy L. Haynes 2018Natural SciencesChemistry
John Heginbotham 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
John Heil 2018HumanitiesPhilosophy
Stefan Helmreich 2018Social SciencesAnthropology and Cultural Studies
Anthony Hernandez 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Eliza Hittman 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Martha Hodes 2018HumanitiesU.S. History
Brooke Holmes 2018HumanitiesClassics
Shari Huhndorf 2018HumanitiesLiterary Criticism
Nancy Rose Hunt 2018HumanitiesAfrican Studies
Sabine Hyland 2018Social SciencesAnthropology and Cultural Studies
Robert B. Jackson 2018Natural SciencesOrganismic Biology & Ecology
Edward Jacobs 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Tyehimba Jess 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Scott Johnson 2018HumanitiesIntellectual and Cultural History
Branden W. Joseph 2018HumanitiesFine Arts Research
Jane Kamensky 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Ilya Kaminsky 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Joan Naviyuk Kane 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Eleanor Kaufman 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American Literature
Martin Kern 2018HumanitiesEast Asian Studies
Thomas Miller Klubock 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Tonia Ko 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Lies Kraal 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Heather Kravas 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Shri Kulkarni 2018Natural SciencesAstronomy and Astrophysics
Elizabeth LaPensée 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Chris Larson 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Dohee Lee 2018Creative ArtsDrama and Performance Art
Min Jin Lee 2018Creative ArtsFiction
David Levine 2018Creative ArtsDrama and Performance Art
Wai-yee Li 2018HumanitiesEast Asian Studies
Robert L. Lobe 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Devoney Looser 2018HumanitiesEnglish Literature
Eric Lyon 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
David Maisel 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Pradip Malde 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Rania Matar 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
China Miéville 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Dunya Mikhail 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Nicole Miller 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Shevaun Mizrahi 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Robert G. Morrison 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Nicholas Muellner 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Thomas S. Mullaney 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Christian Lee Novetzke 2018HumanitiesSouth Asian Studies
Farangis Nurulla 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Yoshiaki Onishi 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Naomi Oreskes 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Stratis Papaioannou 2018HumanitiesMedieval and Renaissance Literature
Aniruddh D. Patel 2018Natural SciencesNeuroscience
Mika Pelo 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Nicolás Pereda 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Amy Pleasant 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Kristine Potter 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Ekaterina Pravilova 2018HumanitiesHistory of Science, Technology and Economics
Ariel D. Procaccia 2018Natural SciencesComputer Science
Aparna Ramaswamy 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Ranee Ramaswamy 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Lisa Randall 2018Natural SciencesPhysics
Srikanth Reddy 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Jesse Ribot 2018Social SciencesGeography and Environmental Studies
Meghann Riepenhoff 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Antonis Rokas 2018Natural SciencesMolecular and Cellular Biology
Annabeth Rosen 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Jen Rosenblit 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Nadia Sablin 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Felipe Salles 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Robert J. Sampson 2018Social SciencesSociology
Margo Sawyer 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Carl Schimmel 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Jeremy Schipper 2018HumanitiesReligion
Vivien A. Schmidt 2018Social SciencesPolitical Science
Lee Anne Schmitt 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
David Schutter 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts
Parvez Sharma 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Marci Shore 2018HumanitiesIntellectual and Cultural History
Nandini Sikand 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
Jessica Silbey 2018Social SciencesLaw
Anya Krugovoy Silver 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Brett Story 2018Creative ArtsFilm - Video
John Jeremiah Sullivan 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Nicolas Tackett 2018HumanitiesEast Asian Studies
Hank Willis Thomas 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Edriss S. Titi 2018Natural SciencesApplied Mathematics
Lily Tuck 2018Creative ArtsGeneral Nonfiction
Stefania Tutino 2018HumanitiesIntellectual and Cultural History
Deb Olin Unferth 2018Creative ArtsFiction
Ian van Coller 2018Creative ArtsPhotography
Archana Venkatesan 2018HumanitiesSouth Asian Studies
Michelle R. Warren 2018HumanitiesMedieval and Renaissance Literature
Anna Webber 2018Creative ArtsMusic Composition
Michael T. Woodside 2018Natural SciencesPhysics
Edward Wright-Rios 2018HumanitiesEuropean and Latin American History
Fei Xu 2018Social SciencesPsychology
Kota Yamazaki 2018Creative ArtsChoreography
Charles Yang 2018HumanitiesLinguistics
David Yearsley 2018HumanitiesMusic Research
Anne D. Yoder 2018Natural SciencesOrganismic Biology & Ecology
Monica Youn 2018Creative ArtsPoetry
Charles Yuen 2018Creative ArtsFine Arts