Guggenheim Fellowship Grant Recipients

Historical Art

Vote Ranking  

1

Twyla Tharp

Choreographer

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Hannah Arendt

Philosopher

100% (2 of 2 votes)

3

Joyce Carol Oates

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

4

David Horowitz (Pundit)

Commentator

77.78% (7 of 9 votes)

5

W.H. Auden

Poet

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

6

John Cheever

Author

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

7

James Baldwin

Author

69.23% (36 of 52 votes)

8

Pauline Kael

Critic

66.67% (6 of 9 votes)

9

Robert Lowell

Poet

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

10

G.E. Smith

Musician

66.67% (4 of 6 votes)

11

Noam Chomsky

Author

66.07% (37 of 56 votes)

12

John Updike

Author

60.0% (3 of 5 votes)

13

Donna Shalala

Politician

55.84% (43 of 77 votes)

14

Alan Dershowitz

Attorney

54.81% (57 of 104 votes)

15

Henry Kissinger

U.S. Secretary of State

50.0% (11 of 22 votes)

16

Walter White

Advocate

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

17

Wallace Shawn

Actor

44.44% (8 of 18 votes)

18

John Dos Passos

Author

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

19

Spalding Gray

Author

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

20

Philip Roth

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

21

Anne Sexton

Poet

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

22

Aaron Copland

Composer

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

23

Langston Hughes

Poet

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

24

Maya Deren

Filmmaker

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

25

Alice Walker

Author

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

26

Paul Erdos

Mathematician

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

27

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Author

25.00% (2 of 8 votes)

28

Martha Graham

Choreographer

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

29

Linus Pauling

Scientist

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

30

John Cage

Composer

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

31

Richard Wright (Novelist)

Author

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

32

EE Cummings

Poet

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

33

Marc Blitzstein

Composer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

34

Thomas Wolfe

Author

0% (0 of 6 votes)

35

Jesse Stuart

Author

0% (0 of 2 votes)

36

Vladimir Nabokov

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

37

Hart Crane

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

38

Marianne Moore

Poet

0% (0 of 3 votes)

39

Carson McCullers

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

40

Billy Collins

Poet

0% (0 of 2 votes)

41

Zora Neale Hurston

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

42

Gwendolyn Brooks

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

43

Harold Bloom

Critic

0% (0 of 3 votes)

44

Elizabeth Bishop

Poet

0% (0 of 3 votes)

45

Theodore Roethke

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

46

Gary Snyder

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

47

Rachel Carson

Advocate

0% (0 of 1 votes)

48

Eudora Welty

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

49

John Berryman

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

50

Thelonious Monk

Musician

0% (0 of 5 votes)

51

Rudolf Carnap

Philosopher

0% (0 of 3 votes)