Leaked: This Year’s MacArthur Genius Grant Winners

J.K. Trotter · 09/24/13 09:09PM

Whoops. Mississippi newspaper The Sun Herald accidentally published the closely-guarded list of MacArthur “genius grant” recipients several hours before the MacArthur Foundation’s press embargo. We’ve copied the full list of winners below. Each receives $625,000 over five years, to spend on whatever he or she wants. (Spoiler: You did not win. Maybe next year.)