Writers who won MacArthur Grants

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1981 A.R. Ammons J.R. Brodsky James Alan McPherson Leslie Marmon Silko Derek Walcott Robert Penn Warren Cormac McCarthy Richard Critchfield 1982 William Gaddis Ved Mehta 1983 William Kennedy Brad Leithauser John Sayles Attipat Krishnaswami Ramanujan 1984 Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Charles Simic Bill Irwin Galway Kinnell 85 John Ashbery 86 Daryl Hine Jay Wright 87 Walter Abish Douglas Crase Richard Kenney Tina Rosenberg Mark Strand May Swenson 88 Andre Dubus Thomas Pynchon 89 Allen Grossman Jay Cantor Keith Hefner Richard Powers 90 Guy Davenport Jorie Graham Patricia Hampl John Hollander Susan Sontag 91 Alice Fulton Guillermo Gomez-Pena David Hammons Lewis Hyde Eleanor Wilner 92 Amy Clampitt Irving Feldman Robert Hall Norman Manea Paule Marshall Michael Massing Joanna Scott 93 Stanley Crouch Ernest Gaines Thom Gunn Jim Powell John Wideman 94 Donella Meadows Adrienne Rich 95 Octavia Butler Sandra Cisneros Virginia Hamilton Sandy Close 96 Rebecca Goldstein Richard Howard John Jesurun Thylias Moss Anna Deavere Smith 97 Luis Alfaro Lee Breuer Han Ong Susan Stewart David Foster Wallace 98 Linda Bierds Edward Hirsch Charles R. Johnson Charles Lewis Ishmael Reed Mary Zimmerman 99 Campbell McGrath Naomi Wallace 0 Anne Carson Ben Katchor Lucia M. Perillo 1 Andrea Barrett Susan Lori-Parks 2002 Katherine Boo Karen Hesse Jack Miles Colson Whitehead 2003 Lydia Davis Angela Johnson 2004 Aleksander Hermon Edward P. Jones C.D. Wright 2005 Jonathan Lethem 2006 Atul Gawande David Macaulay Sarah Ruhl George Saunders 2007 Stuart Dybek Lynn Nottage Peter Cole 2008 Alex Ross 2009 Edwidge Danticat Deborah Eisenberg Heather McHugh