Artists, Scholars, Scientists Win Guggenheim Fellowships

New York, New York -- The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded fellowships worth a total of $4,070,000 to 147 artists, scholars, and scientists. The fellows were chosen from among 3,157 applicants "on the basis of unusually distinguished achievement in the past and exceptional promise for future accomplishment."

Following is a list of the winners, their institutional affiliations, and their proposed studies.

Carolyn Abbate, professor of music, Princeton U.: the