The Pulitzer Prize Blog

   06/01/2019 - 05:10 AM

Elizabeth Rothman, Lee Taglin

The couple, who both now work for theater production companies, met at Brown while in a musical-theater writing workshop.

 

 

   17/11/2018 - 12:53 AM

Junot Díaz Remains on Pulitzer Board After Review of ...

The Pulitzer Prize board said it ?did not find evidence warranting removal? of Mr. Díaz after a five-month inquiry into sexual misconduct accusations.

 

 

   04/10/2018 - 07:18 PM

Dave Anderson, Award-Winning Times Sportswriter, Dies at 89

Rare for a sports journalist, he won a Pulitzer Prize, crowning a long career as a columnist and author that began when he was a teenager in Brooklyn.

 

 

   27/08/2018 - 11:28 PM

George Walker, Barrier-Breaking Composer, Is Dead at 96

He was the first black composer to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize. Earlier, as a pianist, he had felt deprived of concert opportunities because of his race.

 

 

   07/08/2018 - 12:24 AM

Episode 4: Showing Up

What can one company learn from a high school student about getting employees to show up for work?

 

 

   12/07/2018 - 08:19 PM

Pulitzer-Winning Play ?Cost of Living? Will Become a Musical

Martyna Majok?s intense drama will get a musical adaptation from Michael John LaChiusa, the Williamstown Theater Festival announced.

 

 

   08/06/2018 - 06:43 PM

Charles Krauthammer: ?I Have Only a Few Weeks Left to Live?

The Washington Post columnist said the cancer that caused him to stop writing last year is back. ?This is the final verdict,? he wrote. ?My fight is over.?

 

 

   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.