Renée Fleming | Renée Elected to American Academy

Renée Elected to American Academy

4 May 2013

Renée Elected to American Academy

Renée was elected last month to membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, chartered during the American Revolution "to cultivate every art and science which may tend to advance the interest, honour, dignity, and happiness of a free, independent, and virtuous people." Other artists and writers elected in this year's class include Herbie Hancock, Bruce Springsteen, Richard Stoltzman, Athol Fugard, Julian Barnes, Robert De Niro, and Sally Field.