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Awards: National Magazine Award (1980)
National Book Award for Science (1981)
National Book Critics Circle Award (1982)
McArthur Foundation prize fellow (1981--)

Marta (Mrs. Eugene) Istomin

Title: Artistic Director
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Office: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, D.C. 20566

Born: Puerto Rico, November 2, 1936

Education: 1950-54, Mannes College of Music, NYC

Affiliations: Prof. cello, Conservatory of Music, San Juan, P.R.
Vis. Prof. cello, Curtis Inst., Philadelphia
co-chmn. bd., music dir. Casals Festival
Dir., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., NYC
Trustee, Marlboro Sch. Music and Festival
Trustee, Marymount Sch., NYC

Awards: Cultural Achievements Award, City of San Juan, 1975
Mus.D. (hon.), World U., P.R., 1972
L.H.D. (hon.), Marymount College, 1975
Casita Maria Medal, NYC, 1978

David Levering Lewis

Title: Professor of History, Rutgers University

Office: Department of History
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ 08903

Born: Little Rock, Arkansas, May 25, 1936

Education: B.A., 1966, Fisk University
M.A., 1958, Columbia University
Ph.D. (econ. hist.), 1962, London School of Economics

Affiliations: Lecturer history, University of Ghana, 63-64
Econ. hist., Howard University, 64-65
Visiting Asst. prof., European History, University of Notre Dame, 65-66
Assoc. prof. econ. hist., Morgan State University, 66-70
Professor of History, University of the District of Columbia, 70-80
Professor of History, University of California, San Diego, 82
Martin Luther King, Jr. Prof. History, Rutgers Univ., -- present
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