Just last month, this memoir of the author's journey to post-Qaddafi Libya in search of his father won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography. Now it has received the £20,000 Rathbones Folio Prize - in the first year the honor has been open to both fiction and nonfiction.
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Award winning photographs from 1986 - 2016.
We went bird-watching with the Pulitzer Prize winner John Luther Adams, whose latest composition has its premiere in a Manhattan park on Sunday.
Not resting on their laurels after announcing A Christmas Story as a live TV event this December, FOX has now announced that it is bringing the Pulitzer Prize/Grammy Award/Tony Award-winning play Rent to the small screen as a live musical event. Show More Summary
Hardly stopping to catch its breath after announcing the live telecast in December of A Christmas Story, Fox announced today that it’s made a deal to present Rent, the 1996 groundbreaking musical that won Tony, Pulitzer and Grammy recognition and ran more than 5,100 performances on Broadway. Show More Summary
Mr. Phelps missed a scoop on the Watergate scandal but oversaw the coverage in major series on school desegregation and abuses at a transit agency that won Pulitzer Prizes.
Paramount Television announced today that it has closed an exclusive overall television deal with Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey. “The two-year deal gives Paramount Television exclusive rights to develop, produce and distribute all television projects from Yorkey across broadcast, cable...
Laura Poitras has an Academy Award and a Pulitzer Prize, but those accolades pale in comparison to her latest honor: being the subject of a poem by Pamela Anderson. Anderson, as you may be aware—and if you are not, we will observe aShow More Summary
Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning exposé by Lawrence Wright, The Looming Towertraces the rising threat of Osama Bin Laden and Al-Qaeda, and takes a controversial look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI may have inadvertently set the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the war in Iraq. Show More Summary
Shortly before Bret Stephens joined The New York Times last month, he had been expected to also join another prestigious institution: the Pulitzer Prize Board. Stephens’ admittance into the elite journalistic club wasn’t thwarted because...Show More Summary
Award winning images from the 1942 to 1985 era. Stay tuned for part 2!
Pulitzer Prize winner Glenn Frankel will discuss his new book at the Avalon Theatre on Sunday. [ more › ]
"Mr. Coates's fiery work - which made him the National Book Award winner and a Pulitzer Prize finalist [and, arguably, earned him a MacArthur 'genius award'] - will be adapted into a multimedia performance, with excerpted monologues, video projections, and a score by the jazz musician Jason Moran. Portions of Mr. Coates's letters to his […]
Pulitzer Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa writes “After the Burn Pits” for the National Portrait Gallery
The Los Angeles Times’ accomplishments in 2016 included winning its 44th Pulitzer Prize, and attaining record growth in digital readership and subscriptions. Some signature journalism projects for the year included an investigation into a housing development and related contributions to local politicians;...
This month sociologist Matthew Desmond won the Pulitzer Prize for his book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. Desmond’s book documents, in rich and depressing detail, what it’s like to try to pay rent as a low income earner and how easy it is to end up on the street. Eviction is not […]
by Rich Smith The Pulitzer Prize winner who wrote the book that launched the most popular musical and the Pulitzer Prize winner who wrote the book that will likely become the most popular TV series. (L-R) Rob Kim, Amy Sussman // Getty...Show More Summary
David Fahrenthold never did find much evidence of Donald Trump’s charitable efforts, but he got a Pulitzer Prize for his trouble. Fahrenthold’s reporting, which he tracked via pen and paper and which relied on input from readers, “created a model for transparent journalism in political campaign coverage while casting doubt on Donald Trump’s assertions of...
Storm Lake Times editor Art Cullen may have lost a few friends over his reporting in recent years, but now he’s gained a Pulitzer Prize. Last week, Cullen, who co-owns the twice-a-week northwest Iowa newspaper with his brother John,Show More Summary