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Pulitzer Prize 2018

The winners of the Pulitzer Prize 2018 were announced at Columbia University in New York City.
Pulitzer Prize 2018
  • Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper, magazine and online journalism, literature and musical composition in the United States. It is one of the biggest US prize for arts.
  • It was established in 1917. Prizes are awarded in 21 categories. The winner in the public service category of the journalism competition is awarded a gold medal.
  • Pulitzer Prize has been named after Joseph Pulitzer.

List of winners

  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction – Less by Andrew Sean Greer 
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama – Cost of Living by Martyna Majok
  • Pulitzer Prize for History – The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea by Jack E Davis
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography – Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder, by Caroline Fraser
  • Pulitzer Prize for Poetry - Half-light: Collected Poems 1965-2016, by Frank Bidart
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction - Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, by James Forman Jr.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Music - DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar
  • Pulitzer Prize for national Reporting – staff of The Washington Post and of The new York Times
  • Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing - Rachel Kandi Ghansah, a freelance reporter for GQ
  • Public Service – The New York Times & The New Yorker
Pulitzer Prize 2018 Pulitzer Prize 2018 Reviewed by Shweta Kashyap on April 18, 2018 Rating: 5

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