FACULTY AWARD: Hal Foster wins arts writing award

Hal Foster, Princeton's Townsend Martin Class of 1917 Professor of Art and Archaeology, has been selected to receive the 2010 Clark Prize for Excellence in Arts Writing. Foster will receive the award, which honors individuals whose critical or art historical writing has had a significant impact on public understanding and appreciation of the visual arts and is accompanied by a $25,000 prize, at a ceremony on Nov. 19.