Breaking News Reporting: The Boston Globe staff for its exhaustive and empathetic coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings and the ensuing manhunt that enveloped the city, using photography and a range of digital tools to capture the full impact of the tragedy.
Knopf a disquieting exploration of the role played by the American president and his national security advisor in the 1971 Pakistani civil war, a bloodbath that killed hundreds of thousands and created millions of refugees; and The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change.
Explanatory Reporting, eli Saslow of, the Washington Post for "his unsettling and nuanced reporting on the prevalence of food stamps in post-recession America, forcing readers to grapple with issues of poverty and dependency.".Finalists: The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence, by Madeleine George, a cleverly constructed play that uses several historical moments from the 1800s to the 2010s to meditate on the technological advancements that bring people together and tear them apart; and Fun Home, book and.Dower 2001 : Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan by Herbert.Breaking News Photography, tyler Hicks of, the New York Times for "his compelling pictures that showed skill and bravery in documenting the unfolding terrorist attack at Westgate mall in Kenya.".Edsall Broken Vessels by Andre Dubus 1993 : Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America by Garry Wills Days of Obligation: An Argument with My Mexican Father by Richard Rodriguez Where the Buffalo Roam by Anne Matthews A Chorus of Stones: The Private Life.It recognizes distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life, published during the preceding calendar year.4 The fiction jury had unanimously recommended the 1974 award to Thomas Pynchon 's Gravity's Rainbow, but the Pulitzer board, which has sole discretion for awarding the prize, made no award.1960s edit 1970s edit 1980s edit, the finalists are indented, ordinarily two each year.Finalists: Rukmini Callimachi of The Associated Press for her discovery and fearless exploration of internal documents that shattered myths and deepened understanding of the global terrorist network of al-Qaida; and Raja Abdulrahim and Patrick McDonnell of the Los Angeles Times for their vivid coverage.Sign up for more newsletters here."The 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Fiction".Letters, Drama, and Music, fiction, the Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (Little, Brown drama The Flick by Annie Baker History The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, by Alan Taylor (W.W.1, barbara Tuchman and,.O.The board rejected all three and opted for no award.
Finalists: Joan Garrett McClane, gift in kind tax Todd South, Doug Strickland and Mary Helen Miller of the Chattanooga Times Free Press for using an array of journalistic tools to explore the no-snitch culture that helps perpetuate a cycle of violence in one of the most dangerous cities.