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List of Pulitzer Prize Winners in Books, Drama, Music and Journalism

02-FEB-2017 18:32

    The Pulitzer Prize is given for the outstanding contribution in books, drama, music and Journalism. It was instituted 1917 on the provisions in the will of Hungarian- American Joseph Pulitzer who had made his fortune as a newspaper publisher under the administration of Columbia University in New York City. Prizes are awarded yearly in twenty-one categories and twenty category winners get a certificate and a US$15,000 cash award. The winner in the public service category of the journalism competition is awarded a gold medal.

     Pulitzer Prize

    Here, we are giving the ‘2016 Winners List of Pulitzer Prize Winners in Books, Drama, Music and Journalism’ that consists of name of prize winner who did the extraordinary work in US journalism, drama, literature and other areas.

    2016 Pulitzer Prize Winners in Books, Drama and Music)

    Winner

    Category of Awards

    The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

    Fiction

    Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Drama

    A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T.J. Stiles

    History: Custer’s Trials

    Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan

    Biography

    Ozone Journal by Peter Balakian

    Poetry

    In for a Penny, In for a Pound by Henry Threadgill

    Music

    List of Pulitzer Prize Winners in Journalism

    Winners

    Category of Awards

    Associated Press

    Public Service

    Los Angeles Times Staff

    Breaking News Reporting

    Leonora LaPeter Anton and Anthony Cormier of the Tampa Bay Times and Michael Braga of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune

    Investigative Reporting

    Christian Miller of ProPublica and Ken Armstrong of The Marshall Project

    Explanatory Reporting

    Michael LaForgia, Cara Fitzpatrick and Lisa Gartner of the Tampa Bay Times

    Local Reporting

    The Washington Post Staff

    National Reporting

    Alissa J. Rubin of The New York Times

    International Reporting

    Feature Writing

    Kathryn Schulz of The New Yorker

    Farah Stockman of The Boston Globe

    Commentary

    Emily Nussbaum of The New Yorker

    Criticism

    In the above article consists of name of prize winner who did the extraordinary work in US journalism, drama, literature and other areas. It also brings welcome attention and recognition to newspapers and websites.

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