Articles tagged pulitzer prize

Freedom of Speech: It’s Complicated

David K. Shipler's latest is an insightful and balanced romp through the contested zones of free speech in America.

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Michael Chabon Grows Up with ‘Telegraph Avenue’

Michael Chabon writes with empathy, with earnest reflection and self-consciousness, pervaded by sepia-daubed nostalgia.

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‘Wendy and the Lost Boys’ Is Catnip for Wendy Wasserstein’s Fans

If you don't share Wendy Wasserstein's obsessions you may wonder what all the fuss is about, but Julie Salamon demonstrates how Wasserstein learned to dramatize her vulnerability to make people like both her and her plays.

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20 Questions: Gene Weingarten

Gene Weingarten, two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing, nationally syndicated humor columnist and writer for The Washington Post, and now one-half cartoonist, has a new book out. More importantly, he answers PopMatters 20 Questions.

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13 Apr 2010 // 5:05 AM

On this year’s drama award, the Pulitzer board blew it

LOS ANGELES — Buried in Monday’s announcement of the 2010 Pulitzer winners was the news that the board that, in effect, decides these matters had been

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Dizzying Heights by Bruce Ducker

Ducker turns away from some of the more sorrowful themes of his past to have a little fun at money's expense, and in doing so highlights some of the contradictions of Colorado with a sense of charm and wit.

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Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

Lahiri often confuses size with scope, hoping that by making her stories long they will achieve some sort of literary heft.

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8 Apr 2008 // 2:30 AM

The Chicago playwright Tracy Letts won the Pulitzer Prize for drama on Monday for “August: Osage County,” cementing his position among the top tier of

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Bridge of Sighs by Richard Russo

Russo gets stuck in his characters' collective past in Bridge of Sighs, leaving us with a present that is barely there.

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16 Apr 2007 // 9:02 PM

MIAMI - The Pulitzer Prize, the American newspaper industry’s highest honor, was awarded Monday to Debbie Cenziper of The Miami Herald for House of

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16 Apr 2007 // 9:01 PM

NEW YORK - The New York Daily News’ Editorial Board won the Pulitzer Prize Monday for its groundbreaking series of editorials, “9-11: The Forgotten Victims,”

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Anderson East Ignites a Fire at Mercury Lounge

// Notes from the Road

"Hot off the release of his album Delilah Anderson East's performance was full of vim and vigor.

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