Pulitzer Prizes announced

April 18, 2016

The 2016 Pulitzer Prizes have been awarded.  The Pulitzer has three classes of awards – Journalism – Letters, drama and music  –  and Special citations.  No special citations were given this year.

The prizes for letters, drama and music are:

Fiction: The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Drama: Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda

History: Custer’s trials  : a life on the frontier of a new America by T. J. Stiles

Biography or Autobiography: Barbarian days : a surfing life by William Finnegan

Poetry:  Ozone journal by Peter Balakian

General nonfiction: Black flags : the rise of ISIS by Joby Warrick

Music:  In for a Penny, In for a Pound  by  Henry Threadgill

Sno-Isle owns all of the books except for Ozone journal, which Darren is purchasing, and the music title.

Entertainment Weekly has more information. Here is The Guardian article.

 

Posted by Becky

 

 

 

 

 

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One Response to “Pulitzer Prizes announced”

  1. Jim McCluskey Says:

    This morning, I submitted an order for “In For a Penny, In For a Pound” by Henry Threadgill & Zooid. This album should be in the catalog within two weeks.


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