Mary McNamara, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 2015 for her television criticism, has been named The Times’ assistant managing editor for arts and entertainment. McNamara, who joined The Times in 1990, has been an assigning editor for the Los Angeles Times Magazine, a feature writer for Life & Style...
August Wilson’s 1987 Pulitzer Prize winning play Fences is a landmark work of American theater. Now here’s the first teaser for the film adaptation directed by and starring Denzel Washington. Washington assumes the role of Troy Maxson,...Show More Summary
Paramount Pictures has released the teaser trailer for their upcoming film Fences, which is directed by Denzel Washington from a screenplay by August Wilson, adapted from Wilson's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play. The filmShow More Summary
Denzel Washington and Viola Davis star in the first teaser trailer for their new film Fences. The movie, which is directed by Denzel, is an on-screen adaptation of the August Wilson Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play. Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, and Saniyya Sydney also star in the movie, which [...]
David Cay Johnston, former New York Times reporter, Pulitzer Prize winner and author of "The Making of Donald Trump," has investigated Donald Trump for nearly three decades. He reveals how Trump calculates his supposed billion dollar net worth. When asked for comment, Donald Trump's campaign responded with the following: "Mr. Show More Summary
by Walter Brasch The New York Post, a Rupert Murdoch tabloid publication that isn’t likely to win a Pulitzer Prize anytime soon, splashed a full page picture of a smiling Jennifer Anniston on its Sept. 21 front cover. In the upper...Show More Summary
by Walter Brasch The New York Post, a Rupert Murdoch tabloid publication that isn’t likely to win a Pulitzer Prize anytime soon, splashed a full page picture of a smiling Jennifer Anniston on its Sept. 21 front cover. In the upper left-hand space it placed all-capitals text: “BRANGELINA 2004–2016.” Inside the Post were four full [...]Show More Summary
After receiving the Pulitzer Prize for music last year, a Grammy Award nomination and other praise for her coal-mining-themed choral work “Anthracite Fields,” composer Julia Wolfe can add another accolade to her professional mantel: a MacArthur Fellowship, a five-year grant that comes with an unrestricted...
David Cay Johnston, New York Times reporter, Pulitzer Prize winner and author of "The Making of Donald Trump," has investigated Trump for nearly three decades. He reveals how the Republican presidential nominee profits from his campaign. When asked for comment, Donald Trump's campaign responded with the following: "Mr. Show More Summary
New Yorkers can get a behind-the-scenes look at Israel’s first-ever transgender beauty pageant as part of Brooklyn’s annual “pop-up” photography festival. Oded Balilty, who nabbed a Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography in 2007, is bringing his colorful series, “Miss Trans Israel,” to Photoville, which opens Sept. Show More Summary
By Jon Queally / Common Dreams The prominent newspaper received a Pulitzer Prize for reporting on NSA programs leaked by Edward Snowden — now its editorial board wants him locked him away.
Although The Washington Post shared a Pulitzer prize with The Guardian for its reporting on the NSA leaks provided by Edward Snowden, yesterday its editorial board became the first to call for the prosecution of its own source. Read more...
Multiple outlets are reporting that Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning playwright Edward Albee, whose works, including Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, helped redefine American theater in the post-war era, has died. A titan of the American...Show More Summary
Three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Edward Albee died Friday at his home in Long Island near New York. The 88-year-old died of a short illness, his personal assistant, Jakob Holder, reportedly said. Albee was notably America’s greatest living playwright after the deaths of Arthur Miller and August Wilson in 2005. His best known work was “Who’s [...]
Leading American playwright, three-time Pulitzer Prize winner (etc. etc.) Edward Albee has passed away; see, for example, obituaries in The New York Times (Bruce Weber's) and The Washington Post (Nelson Pressley's). See also, for example,...Show More Summary
Edward Albee, an acerbic, absurdist and biting dramatist who won the Pulitzer Prize for drama three times, and who harnessed the techniques of the great European absurdists to examine American marital and familial dysfunction, died Friday at his home on Long Island. He was 88 and had been in declining...
Edward Albee, the three-time Pulitzer Prize winner who ushered in a new era of American drama with such plays as Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, The Zoo Story, Three Tall Women and A Delicate Balance, has died. He was 88. The playwright died at his home on Long Island, his assistant Jackob Holder confirmed to the Associated Press. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Michael Ramirez (@Ramireztoons) is a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner for his editorial cartoons. When a conservative commetator like Bret Stephens or Terry Teachout or Ramirez takes home a Pulitzer, you know the man overflows with talent. Show More Summary
I've never been shy about sharing my personal story of addiction and recovery, so when investigative reporter Alan Schwarz, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, called to ask about my experience with ADHD medication, I told him everything. I told...Show More Summary
“I could not be more cynical, more jaded on this subject,” said historian David J. Garrow, who won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for his book “Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.” “Given the family’s behavior this last 20 years, they’re unlikely to have any interest in sharing without […]