The Pulitzer Prize Blog

   11/05/2018 - 01:20 AM

Junot Díaz Steps Down as Pulitzer Chairman Amid Review of ...

Mr. Díaz, who is accused of having forcibly kissed a graduate student six years ago, said he would cooperate fully with the investigation, according to the board.



   07/05/2018 - 07:27 PM

Edwin G. Burrows, Historian and Co-Author of ?Gotham,? Dies ...

He and a fellow college professor, Mike Wallace, spent almost 20 years producing their epic history of New York City, winning the Pulitzer Prize.



   25/04/2018 - 02:09 PM

Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar Break Boundaries

A Coachella set stunning in scope and execution. The first Pulitzer Prize winner who isn?t from classical or jazz. Hear a conversation about the two artists? triumphs.



   20/04/2018 - 09:56 PM

Gender Letter: Moms, They Get the Job Done

From Senator Tammy Duckworth to Beyoncé, working moms get the job done. But their labor is often invisible.



   18/04/2018 - 09:45 PM

Award-Winning Journalism for Globally Minded Australians

A selection of Pulitzer projects from The New York Times, from the past year and our archives.



   18/04/2018 - 08:39 PM

Read The Times?s Reviews of Every Book That Won a 2018 ...

Besides the journalism prizes, the committee awarded five Pulitzers to books this week. Here are our reviews.



   17/04/2018 - 06:31 PM

She Was The Times?s First Female Pulitzer Winner

A look at Anne O?Hare McCormick, who broke through into a field dominated by men ? way back in 1921.



   17/04/2018 - 04:37 PM

Kendrick Lamar Shakes Up the Pulitzer Game: Let?s Discuss

The rapper?s win for ?DAMN.? is overdue recognition for hip-hop but raises concerns about the shrinking number of platforms for noncommercial work.



   16/04/2018 - 10:33 PM

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer in ?Big Moment for Hip-Hop?

The honor, for the album ?DAMN.,? makes the rapper the first nonclassical or jazz musician to receive the honor since the awards expanded to music in 1943.



   16/04/2018 - 09:08 PM

Photography Pulitzers Awarded for Coverage of ...

Ryan M. Kelly received the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography for his image of a car driving through protesters in Charlottesville, Va.