Jeremy Scahill

The film, “Dirty Wars: The World Is A Battlefield,” has received an official nomination for 2014 best documentary by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The film follows longtime Democracy Now! correspondent and investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill to Afghanistan, Somalia and Yemen as he chases down the hidden truths behind America’s expanding covert wars. It is directed by Richard Rowley.

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2013 Prize Ceremony

Yale confers the prizes on the winners of the 2013 Windham-Campbell Prizes

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2013 Prizewinners Reading

A video of the 2013 Prizewinners reading at the Yale Art Gallery

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Tarell Alvin McCraney

Congratulations to Tarell McCraney on being named a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. He told us that he found out just prior to arriving at Yale for the Windham-Campbell Prizes Festival and had to keep the news a secret throughout his visit. Read more about Tarell at the MacArthur Fellows website.

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