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Wall Street Journal Editorial Writer Is Found Dead

The writer, Joseph Rago, 34, won a Pulitzer Prize in 2011 for his editorials challenging President Barack Obama’s health care law. Foul play is not suspected.

Joseph Rago, R.I.P.

He’s dead at 34, causes unclear. He won the Pulitzer Prize for his editorials at the Wall Street Journal when he was just 28. So he was already one of the great editorialists of his generation–and we were counting on reading him for a lot longer. Show More Summary

The decline and fall of informed consent

Margaret Edson’s 1999 Pulitzer Prize winning play, Wit, tells the story of the final hours of Vivian Bearing, PhD, an English professor dying of cancer.  Early in the course of her disease, one of her doctors sees the value of her case from a research point of view and asks her to enroll in a […]

Pulitzer Prize Winner Tony Kushner Is Writing A Play About Trump

"I think he is seriously mentally ill, and the fact that he is in the White House is very frightening."

The Baby Name Ketti

The name Ketti appeared for the first time in the U.S. baby name data in 1959: 1960: unlisted 1959: 8 baby girls named Ketti [debut] 1958: unlisted This was the year after writer Ketti Frings won the Pulitzer Prize in Drama for her play Look Homeward, Angel, which ran on Broadway from 1957 to 1959. […]

Previously unexhibited paintings and works on paper by Alice Neel on view at Victoria Miro Venice

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

A new chapter of the acclaimed exhibition Alice Neel, Uptown, curated by the Pulitzer Prize winning critic and author Hilton Als, opened at Victoria Miro Venice. Curated by Als especially for the Venice gallery and including a number...Show More Summary

'Beauty's Daughter' seen through new eyes at American Blues

When the poetic playwright Dael Orlandersmith premiered "Beauty's Daughter" in Midtown Manhattan in 1995, few had heard her name. This was before "Monster," "The Gimmick" or "Yellowman," a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. It was before Orlandersmith told "Stoop Stories," or imagined "Horsedreams,"...

An Expanded, Redesigned, Biweekly Stranger Debuts This Fall

by Tim Keck Starting this fall, The Stranger—the smart, funny, irreverent, Pulitzer Prize–winning guide to Seattle—will publish on a biweekly schedule (for those keeping score at home, that’s 26 issues a year). We will print the redesigned Stranger on heavier stock, staple-bound, and with magazine-style trimmed edges. Show More Summary

Dana Canedy, Former Times Editor, Will Administer the Pulitzers

Ms. Canedy, a former senior editor at The Times who shared a Pulitzer Prize in 2001, will be the first woman and the first African-American to steer the awards process.

Dana Canedy Is the Next Pulitzer Prize Administrator

Dana Canedy, a Pulitzer Prize-winner herself, has been elected as the next administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes, replacing Mike Pride, who retires after three years in the role. Canedy had been a senior editor at The New York Times, where she worked for 20 years before taking a leaving late last year to focus on...

The Decline and Fall of Informed Consent

By RICHARD GUNDERMAN, MD and JAMES LYNCH, MD Margaret Edson’s 1999 Pulitzer Prize winning play, Wit, tells the story of the final hours of Vivian Bearing, PhD, an English professor dying of cancer.  Early in the course of her disease, one of her doctors sees the value of her case from a research point of

Street photography - as seen through the camera of a car

Pulitzer Prize winner Barbara Davidson composed photos using a Volvo XC60. Continue reading Street photography - as seen through the camera of a car Street photography - as seen through the camera of a car originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:09:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Tired Old Queen At The Movies #148

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Clip description: Otto Preminger brings and all-star cast to Washington to shoot Alan Drury’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel ADVISE AND CONSENT (’62). Set against the political atmosphere of the Kennedy Years, the cast includes Henry Fonda,...Show More Summary

Bill Moyers: All of Donald Trump's Lies

This weekend, the New York Times printed every lie Donald Trump has told since taking office. The effort deserves the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. This weekend, The New York Times performed a noble public service by publishingShow More Summary

Judge tosses ex-reporter's lawsuit against L.A. Times.

A Superior Court judge has ruled against a former Los Angeles Times reporter who alleged that he was forced to quit his job because of oppressive treatment after helping the paper win a Pulitzer Prize. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rita Miller granted summary judgment to The Times on...

His Play ‘Love Letters,’ a Pulitzer Prize Finalist, Was a Favorite All Over the U.S. for Decades: A.R Gurney Dies at 86

“A.R. Gurney, the playwright who in such comedies as ‘The Dining Room,’ ‘The Middle Ages’ and ‘Sylvia’ chronicled the foibles and fantasies of the well-heeled American WASPS of which he was a quintessential exemplar, died Tuesday at his home on...

Huffington Post Lays Off Journalists, Including Pulitzer Prize Winner

The Huffington Post began laying off journalists this week, with one of the casualties being Pulitzer Prize winner David Wood. The New York Post reports that Wood was one of at least 39 journalists to get the ax. “The Writers...

Verizon’s Oath Begins Layoff Of 2,100, Including Pulitzer Prize Winner

A lot of folks at Verizon’s new Oath unit are swearing today as the newly created unit blending of AOL and Yahoo assets kicks off its planned layoff of 2,100 employees, about 15% of the workforce. People began to receive the notifications...Show More Summary

Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy K. Smith is new U.S. poet laureate

Laureate serves as "nation’s official lightning rod for the poetic impulse of Americans."        

Tracy K. Smith Is America's New Poet Laureate

last monthNews : Huffington Post

Tracy K. Smith, Pulitzer Prize winner and professor of creative writing, is the next poet laureate of the United States. Carla Hayden, the standing Librarian of Congress, announced Wednesday that she has appointed Smith as the nation’s next poet. Show More Summary

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