John Lewis is the perfect keynoter for an event that celebrates not only a courageous history but also the abiding need for insightful journalism about civil rights and social justice," said Mike Pride, administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes
at Columbia University.
The 97th annual Pulitzer Prizes
were awarded by Columbia University.
Chronicle of the Pulitzer Prizes
for Poetry; discussions, decisions and documents.
The winner of two Pulitzer Prizes
and a National Book Award, he is also a translator and an outspoken environmentalist and pacifist.
The Las Vegas Sun won the Pulitzer's most prestigious Public Service Prize for its reporting on the high death rate among construction workers on the Las Vegas strip, according to the board of the Pulitzer Prizes
in Journalism, Letters, Drama and Music.
The Washington Post won six Pulitzer Prizes
, the most in its history, including awards for its coverage of the Virginia Tech massacre and a series exposing shoddy treatment of America's war wounded at Walter Reed hospital.
Carroll, 63, whose staff won 13 Pulitzer Prizes
, described his retirement as ``bittersweet.
In a watershed moment for gay visibility, four Pulitzer Prizes
go to gay and lesbian authors
June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pulitzer Prize
Board, in honor of the 100-year anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes
, has selected the Poynter Institute to conduct a two-day event aimed at highlighting the historical achievements of journalists and others who produced Pulitzer Prize
-winning work in the service of civil rights, social equality and democracy.
Chronicle of the Pulitzer prizes
for fiction; discussions, decisions, and documents.
Many people considered the plays we saw worthy of a Pulitzer Prize
,'' said Seymour Topping, administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes
at Columbia University, who sits on the board but does not vote.
Belo publishes The Dallas Morning News, Texas' leading newspaper and winner of eight Pulitzer Prizes
since 1986; The Providence Journal, the oldest continuously-published daily newspaper in the U.