Lin-Manuel Miranda, playwright and star of the acclaimed Broadway show, will receive a $50,000 Special Achievement Award. His groundbreaking musical was inspired by Ron Chernow’s biography of Alexander Hamilton, which won the first GW Prize in 2005.
Washington College junior Ian Flinn has been practicing magic since the age of 7. His March 24 presentation in Decker will combine historical and scientific research with the dazzling tricks of his trade.
C. V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience