Two of the Center's Past Laurance S. Rockefeller Visitors Awarded 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship

Friday, Apr 12, 2019

Two past Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Faculty Fellows - Adriana Petryna (University of Pennsylvania) and Henry S. Richardson (Georgetown University) - were among the 168 scholars, artists, and writers chosen as a Guggenheim Fellow, according to a press release from the Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

"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-fifth competition," the statement read. "The great variety of backgrounds, fields of study, and accomplishments of Guggenheim Fellows is one of the unique characteristicsof the Fellowship program."