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Pulitzer Prize Winner

Your Metaphor Is Misleading Me

Denise Cummins, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Denise Cummins, Ph.D.

When Federal Reserve Chief Ben Bernanke appeared on 60 Minutes to persuade us to bail out the banking system, he didn't bother with charts, figures or lengthy argument. Instead, he used something far more powerful: Analogy and metaphor.

Pulitzer Prize Winner Gets Major Jump In Sales

AP | Posted 06.16.2013 | Books

NEW YORK — After a year's hiatus, the Pulitzer Prize remains golden for fiction writers. Adam Johnson's "The Orphan Master's Son" was in the to...

Robin Givhan Laid Off From Newsweek

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.11.2012 | Black Voices

A major round of layoffs have occurred at Newsweek--an unfortunate byproduct of the 80-year-old news publication's transition into an all-digital form...

Confirmed: Michael Chabon's Next Book

Posted 07.29.2013 | Books

Michael Chabon's next book, "Telegraph Avenue," is confirmed for release in fall 2012, according to a series of tweets by a division of his publisher,...

Posthumous Reynolds Price Memoir Coming Next Year

AP | Posted 11.20.2011 | Books

NEW YORK -- A memoir that Reynolds Price was working on at the time of his death will be published next year, with a foreword by Anne Tyler. Scribner...

How Much Does Your Amazon Ranking Increase When You Become Poet Laureate?

AP | By HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 10.11.2011 | Books

NEW YORK -- The country wants to know more about its next poet-in-chief. Sales have jumped for books by Philip Levine, a Pulitzer Prize winner who on...

U.S. Poet Laureate Announced

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 10.10.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Pulitzer Prize winner Philip Levine, known for his detailed and personal verse about the working class, has been appointed the countr...

Alice Walker: Israel And America Are Terrorist States

Foreign Policy | Posted 08.24.2011 | Books

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker will join the flotilla of ships next week that will try to break Israel's maritime blockade of the Gaza Str...

Cynthia Tucker: The Girl From Monroeville

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nancy Snow

Cynthia Tucker is the Washington-based columnist for the Atlanta-Journal Constitution and winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in Commentary.