Two receive Guggenheim Fellowships

April 7, 2006 12:22 p.m.

Two Princeton faculty members are among the 187 artists, scholars and scientists selected from some 3,000 applicants for 2006 Guggenheim Fellowships.

Diana Fuss
, professor of English, earned an award for research on a project titled "Poetry and the Art of Resuscitation." Daniel Trueman, assistant professor of music, will receive support for music composition.

Each Guggenheim Fellow, appointed on the basis of distinguished achievement in the past and exceptional promise for future accomplishment, receives a grant to support his or her work. The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation selected this year's recipients for awards totaling $7.5 million.