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Pulitzer Prize 2020 postponed

Pulitzer Prize 2020 postponed as board members busy covering global coronavirus pandemic

The Pulitzer Prize Board will postpone the announcement of this year's winners because some board members have been busy covering the global coronavirus outbreak.

Published on 8th April 2020
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Pulitzer winner Art Spiegelman and Marvel Comics at loggerheads over Donald Trump jibe

The Maus creator’s politically-tinged essay is what sparked the riff.

Published on 19th August 2019
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RIP Toni Morrison: Nobel laureate, pioneer and giant of modern literature dies at 88

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer of modern literature whose imaginative power transformed American letters by dramatising the pursuit of freedom within boundaries of race, has died at age 88.

Published on 6th August 2019
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer N Scott Momaday (Jerry Laizure/The Norman Transcript via AP)

Native American author N Scott Momaday honoured with US literary peace prize

Dayton Literary Peace Prize officials selected novelist, poet and essayist N Scott Momaday for the Richard C Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award.

Published on 22nd July 2019
2000 file photo: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Herman Wouk. (AP Photo/Douglas L. Benc Jr.)

Pulitzer winner Herman Wouk, author of Caine Mutiny, Winds of War dies at 103

Herman Wouk, the versatile, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of million-selling novels "The Caine Mutiny" and "The Winds of War", died on Friday at 103.

Published on 18th May 2019
Aretha Franklin (AP Photo/Shea Walsh)

Still winning R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin makes history with posthumous Pulitzer

The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honour Monday, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honour was first awarded in 1930.

Published on 16th April 2019

Pulitzer winner Andrew Sean Greer on Less and more

All set to visit the city for teh Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2019, Andrew Sean Greer tells us how he turned a dreadful novel on its head, and into a Pulitzer-winning comedy

Published on 7th December 2018
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Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

The cause of death was complications with pneumonia, according to his publicist, Bill Evans. 

Published on 27th August 2018
Kendrick Lamar

I've been writing my whole life, says Kendrick Lamar at 2018 Pulitzer Prize award ceremony

The rapper while talking about the receiving the honour said that the experience was beautiful.

Published on 31st May 2018
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Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for 'DAMN'

The rapper has won it for his 2017 album 'DAMN' which took the world by storm and seems to be on everybody's playlist. 

Published on 17th April 2018
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Pulitzer winning author Philip Roth dies at 85

Philip Roth, author of famous novels like American Pastoral and Portnoy's Complaint, died on Tuesday night at the age of 85 due to congestive heart failure.

Published on 23rd May 2018

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