Athenaeum

Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum

WALL OF FAME

2013

Jonathan Franzen
Joyce Carol Oates
Phillip Zimbardo
Stanley McChrystal
Rebecca Skloot
Lizz Winstead
Nate Silver
Gloria Allred
Shirin Ebadi
Zadie Smith

2012

Fran Lebowitz
Dan Savage
Ray Kurzweil
Robert Gates
Hedrick Smith
Tom Daschle
Chris Hughes
Anita Hill
Jon Huntsman, Jr.

2011

Francis Fukuyama
Paul Farmer
Robert Reich
Henry Kravis '67
Daniel Kahneham
Condoleezza Rice

2010

Jesse Jackson
Helen Prejean
Sapphire
Mitt Romney
David Oliver Relin
Michael Eisner
Jhumpa Lahiri
William Kristol
Erwin Chemerinsky
Andrew Ross Sorkin

2009

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Connie Rice
Mariachi Divas
Roxana Saberi
Steven Levitt
Fareed Zakaria
Philip Glass
RuPaul Charles
W.S. Merwin

2008

Julian Bond
Ishmael Beah
David Gergen
David Brooks
Mort Sahl
Shirin Ebadi
Karl Rove
Amos Oz
James Fallows
Henry Kravis '67
Michael Chertoff
Maureen Dowd

2007

Antonin Scalia
Thomas Friedman
William Jefferson Clinton
Gore Vidal
Orhan Pamuk
Bono
William Kristol
Anderson Cooper
Billy Collins

2006

Al Sharpton, Jr.
Temple Grandin
Salman Rushdie
George Will
Wangari Maathai
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Ehud Barak
Reza Aslan
Bernard Lewis
Jackie Joyner-Kersee

2005

Paul Rusesabagina
Brian Greene
Dolores Huerta
Carol Moseley Braun
L. Paul Bremer III
James Q. Wilson
Bobby Seale
Joseph Wilson IV
James A. Baker III

2004

Desmond Tutu
Shelby Steele
Peggy Noonan
Ira Glass
Cornel West
Capitol Steps
Seymour Hersh
Paul Krugman
Phil Gramm
Mariachi Divas
Jared Diamond
Robert Lanza
Manning Marable
Niall Ferguson

2003

Mary Robinson
Paul Volcker
Michael Cunningham
bell hooks
Eric Schlosser
William Bennett
Janet Reno
David Broder
Tony Kushner

2002

Aaron McGruder
Charlayne Hunter-Gault
John Singleton
Michael Dyson
David Sedaris
Stuart Eizenstat
Spike Lee
Newt Gingrich
Ann Crittenden
Cathy Guisewite
Samuel Huntington

2001

John Wooden
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Steven Pinker
Vaclav Klaus
Anne Lamott
P.J. O'Rourke
Jeane Kirkpatrick
Harlan Ellison
Vincent Bugliosi
Robert Pinsky
Michael Ondaatje
Anthony Lake
Harold Koh

2000

Amiri Baraka
Reggie Jackson
Art Speigelman
Kenneth Starr
Daniel Schorr
Capitol Steps
Anna Quindlen
Pat Buchanan
George Mitchell, Jr.
Peter Drucker
Jared Diamond
Francis Fukuyama
Robert Mundell

1999

Robert Reich
Judy Chicago
Steve Forbes
A. Scott Berg
Oscar Arias
Mort Sahl
Rudy Ruettiger
Martin Marty
Barbara Ehrenreich
W.S. Merwin

1998

Michael Dukakis
George Plimpton
Oliver Sacks
Adrienne Rich
Edward Albee
Tony Kushner
Arianna Huffington
Jamling Norgay
David McCullough
Elie Wiesel
Czeslaw Milosz
Phillip Zimbardo
Paul Gigot
Dennis Prager
Seamus Heany

1997

Constance Baker Motley
James Earl Jones
Gwendolyn Brooks
Ward Connerly
Jack Kemp
Ian Wilmut
Geronimo Ji Jaga Pratt
Henry Kravis '67
James Q. Wilson
A. Scott Berg
John Keegan
John Searle

1996

Ralph Reed
Sergi Khruschev
Kevin Phillips
Martin Marty
David McCullough
Walter Wriston
Milton Friedman
Paul Krugman
Gary Hall
Richard Rodriguez
David Brower
Dinesh D’Souza
Andrei Codrescu

1995

Marian Wright Edelman
Danny Glover
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Henry Kravis '67
Kevin Phillips
Jeffrey Sachs
Czeslaw Milosz
Sarah Weddington
David Eisenhower
Edward James Olmos
Harry Wu
Donald Regan
Lynne Cheney
Susan Faludi
Rita Dove
Dith Pran
Walter Mosley

1994

John McPhee
Robert Stone
Shelby Steele
Thomas Keneally
Cornel West
Luis Valdez
BD Wong
Doris Lessing

1993

Kwame Ture
Sarah Weddington
Seamus Heaney
Joseph Brodsky
John Wideman
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Morris Dees, Jr.
Henry Kravis '67
Ken Kesey

1992

Herbert Simon
Ken Kesey
Peter Drucker
Myrlie Evers
Czeslaw Milosz
Phillip Zimbardo
Richard Rodriguez
Elliot Aronson
James Q. Wilson
Susan Estrich
Edwin Meese III
Sandra Bem

1991

Julian Bond
Francis Fukuyama
Susan Butcher
John Densmore
Kathleen Brown
Marc Reisner
Henry Kravis '67
Ray Bradbury
Dinesh D'Souza
Tim O’Brien

1990

James Farmer
Dianne Fienstein
John Kenneth Galbraith
Helen Caldicot
Shelby Steele
Galen Rowell
Cornel West
Czeslaw Milosz
Eleanor Smeal
Barry Rand
Jean Kilbourne
Susan Estrich
William F. Buckley, Jr.

1989

Jesse Jackson
William Styron
Carlos Fuentes
Ray Bradbury
Ron Kovic
T. Boone Pickens
Henry Kravis '67
Nien Cheng
Seymour Hersh
Frances Fitzgerald
Stanley Karnow
Neil Sheehan

1988

Henry Kravis '67
Norman Cousins
Bruce Babbit
Pat Schroeder
Simon Wiesenthal
Pierre Salinger
Elie Wiesel
Peter Drucker
Allan Bloom
Richard Wilbur
David Dreier '75
Roger Mahoney
Robert Gallo

1987

Allan Bloom
John Irving
Dith Pran
Chaim Potok
Don King
George Deukmejian
Lee Hamilton
Martin Marty

1986

Joyce Carol Oates
Milton Friedman
Kurt Vonnegut
Helen Thomas

1985

Kurt Waldheim
Peter Drucker
Elie Wiesel
Daniel Boorstin
Jonathan Kozol
Maxine Hong Kingston
Stansfield Turner

1984

Bruno Bettleheim
Elie Wiesel
Eugene McCarthy
Myrlie Evers
William F. Buckley, Jr.
Mickey Kantor
Arthur Schawlow

1983

Anne Rice
Stan Rice