A few weeks ago I posted about this terrific seven day “Caribbean Cartooning Cruise” featuring myself and a bunch of real cartoonists including seven Reuben Award winners, four Pulitzer prize winners, winners of a ton of NCS Silver Reuben...Show More Summary
“Ready to get uncomfortable with us?” asked the official MTV Twitter account on Wednesday, preparing its audience for the documentary White People, which aired that night. In the hour-long special, Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter Jose Antonio Vargas talks to young people — many of them white — about race in America.... More »
Pulitzer Prize winner Connie Schultz, still one of the best columnists I know: A researcher for the Yale School of Medicine asked women in New Haven, Connecticut, one question: "If you have children in diapers, do you ever feel thatShow More Summary
“More than 1M sold” is the buzz surrounding Harper Lee’s latest work Go Set a Watchman after her one and only other book To Kill a Mockingbird won her the Pulitzer Prize in 1961. Published by HarperCollins on July 14, 2015, Go Set a Watchman topped 1.1 million print and non-print copies sold in a More Than 1M Sold: Harper Lee’s ‘Watchman’ is an article from: The Inquisitr News
A vulture looms over a wisp of a child, curled up and limp. It’s a striking image, taken during a Sudanese famine in the '90s; so striking that the photographer, Kevin Carter, won the Pulitzer Prize for taking it. Not long after, he committed suicide. Show More Summary
Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a Mockingbird became iconic almost immediately after appearing in 1960: best-seller status; the Pulitzer Prize the next year; a classic movie soon after, with Gregory Peck in an Academy Award–winning role.Show More Summary
In what must be the greatest literary shocker of the past century, Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman—a companion work to the widely read 1961 Pulitzer Prize winner To Kill a Mockingbird—went on sale Tuesday, detonating the sterling reputation...Show More Summary
Go Set a Watchman has come to us at the right moment, despite questions over the timing of the novel's publication. Just four days before the release of the novel, the second from Pulitzer Prize–winning author Harper Lee, the Confederate...Show More Summary
Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker and co-recipient of the Pulitzer Prize Laura Poitras has filed suit against the U.S. government for documents related to the repeated and frequent stops she experienced when traveling through U.S. and foreign airports. Poitras first filed a Freedom of...
In PBS NewsHour's weekly poem, poet Gregory Pardlo reads 'Written by Himself' from his collection Digest, which won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for poetry.
The cartoonist won a Pulitzer Prize for his work on Bloom County in 1987; two years later, he quit producing it.
Mr. Breathed, who won a Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning during the 1980s run of his comic strip, published a new comic on Facebook on Monday.
Lidia Yuknavitch discusses her latest book, The Small Backs of Children, war, art, the chaos of experience, and that photograph of the vulture stalking the dying child in the Sudan that won the Pulitzer Prize.
It would be a mistake to read Harper Lee's "Go Set a Watchman" as a sequel to her 1960 Pulitzer Prize winning "To Kill a Mockingbird."
James Tate, Prolific Pulitzer-Winning Poet, Dies at 71: James Tate, a poet whose offhand style, ingenious wordplay and wild flights of surrealism won him a devoted following, a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award, died on Wednesday in Springfield, Mass. He was 71.
On July 10, following the removal of the Confederate battle flag from Capitol grounds in South Carolina, a panel discussed the historic event on MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports. Guest host Craig Melvin brought Pulitzer Prize winning author Isabel Wilkerson to the program. Show More Summary
The team at PBS American Masters have updated a 2012 documentary on Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Harper Lee. According to an announcement on Facebook, the film will feature thoughts and comments from high-profile figures including...Show More Summary
In our exclusive September 2015 Writer's Digest interview outtakes, Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Jane Smiley talks family dynamics, frigid novel settings, and where she sees herself (and her career) in 20 years. The post Bonus WD Interview Outtakes: Jane Smiley appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
Progressive activist and pundit Sally Kohn offers a radical message: emotional correctness beats the political kind. Check out her TED talk. Pulitzer Prize winning columnist Lisa Falkenberg sounds a similar call in The Houston Chronicle. Overnight, Betty became a bigot – or, at least, that’s how the 74-year-old Brazoria County grandmother fears people will [...]Show More Summary
In this clip from his June 7 talk in Los Angeles, Truthdig columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hedges tells the very personal story of how teaching a class in a maximum security prison gave him deeper insights into what it means to stand up against injustice.