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Mary McGrory: Of Cherry Blossoms and Pulitzers

Brian F. Keane | Posted 06.15.2014 | DC
Brian F. Keane

Which would she have loved more -- the recent Pulitzer Prize announcements or the cherry blossoms in springtime? There's no doubt that Mary McGrory...

The Black Photographer: Race and Photography (a Conversation With Brent Lewis)

Suchitra Vijayan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Suchitra Vijayan

"I have a reason to do this. I represent a branch of people. When I go somewhere, I represent them. They are not just a story. They know I care, because their story is my story. The light that they are cast on, gets cast on me. I have a responsibility."

Live from Toronto International Film Festival: Monday, Sept. 9

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.10.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Secrets and lies carried the day in most of the five films I saw Monday at the Toronto International Film Festival. But then, aren't the most interesting movies built around them? It's so obvious that Mike Leigh used the idea as the title of one of his finest efforts.

Innovative Storytelling, Engagement Reflect Trends in Newsrooms

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.26.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Innovative storytelling, audience engagement, and financial flexibility are key ingredients for newspapers to cope with pressures from competitors, bu...

Mortal Sins, a MUST READ New Book, for All Conscious Human Beings

Michealene Cristini Risley | Posted 06.22.2013 | Books
Michealene Cristini Risley

This work is a 343 page offering that with a flick of a switch floods light onto the dark side of the sex abuse scandals within the Catholic Church.

Mallika Rao

The Surprise Pulitzer Winner Speaks

HuffingtonPost.com | Mallika Rao | Posted 04.18.2012 | Home

On Monday afternoon, Ray Beauchamp looked at the front page of The New York Times website and started to scream. In the Bronx offices of Legal Service...

Quiara Alegria Hudes Wins Pulitzer Prize For Drama

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 06.16.2012 | Latino Voices

NEW YORK — Quiara Alegria Hudes's play "Water by the Spoonful," about an Iraq war veteran struggling to find his place in the world, has won the...

Opera Wins 2012 Pulitzer Prize For Music

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 04.16.2012 | Home

Kevin Puts' opera, "Silent Night" has won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Music. Commissioned by the Minnesota Opera with co-producer Opera Company of...

Michael Calderone

HuffPost Wins 1st Pulitzer Prize

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.14.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Huffington Post senior military correspondent David Wood has spent decades covering war, watching as wounded combat troops are loaded onto...

WATCH: 'Maus' Author On His Unconventional Masterpiece

Posted 11.26.2011 | Arts

In any retelling of an event as unspeakable as the Holocaust, much will be lost in translation. With Art Spiegelman's 'Maus,' the retelling is in the ...

Why Not Give The Onion A Pulitzer?

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.20.2011 | Media
Chris Weigant

The Onion, of course, is satire, so their campaign for a Pulitzer is heavily laced with humor. Humorous or not, though, they've got a serious point.

Book Reviews: Will The Los Angeles Review Of Books Be Funded?

Publishers Weekly | Wendy Werris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Los Angeles Review of Books, an online periodical that will include multiplatform book reviews, author profiles, Skype interviews, and readings as...

Anthony Shadid: Questions a Reporter Asks Himself (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Lydon

I find it almost painful to come to the States... I tell you, part of me is convinced that the legacy of this war is that Americans come away thinki...

2010 Pulitzer Prizes: Good News

Charles Warner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Charles Warner

The 2010 Pulitzer Prizes were good news that not only reinforced the notion of what good journalism is, but they also, by what they left out, reminded us of what bad journalism is.

'Stop Crying in Our Beer,' Pulitzer-Winning Editor Tells Media

Jane Podesta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jane Podesta

While struggling big media honchos bemoan the end of print, an obscure newspaper in the coalfields of southeastern VA turned off the endless white noise and captured a Pulitzer Prize.

Literary MVPs: Have The Best Books Won The Most Prizes?

The Millions | C. Max Magee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2009/2010 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to...

2010 Pulitzer Prize Winners For Letters, Drama, And Music

nytimes.com | The NEW YORK TIMES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Pulitzer Prizes were announced on Monday. Paul Harding won the fiction prize for his novel "Tinkers," while the drama award went to the musical "...

New Yorker Editor David Remnick's Obama Biography Too Soft On The President?

Bloomberg | Jeffrey Burke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Some have seen Barack Obama as shape-shifter, world-class networker, memoirist, savior or putz. In "The Bridge," David Remnick, editor of the New Yor...

Kai Bird on Israel-Palestine: Cancel the Apocalypse (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Lydon

Kai Bird, as a Pulitzer-grade biographer and historian, is drawn to the apocalyptic. He's been "obsessed with things atomic," as he says -- with bomb...

Pulitzer: A Lost World Where Words Mattered

James McGrath Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
James McGrath Morris

In one stroke, Pulitzer simultaneously elevated the common man and took his spare change. The World was good and readers flocked.

'Pulitzer's Gold': The Irreplaceable Role Of Investigative Journalism

James B. Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
James B. Steele

Nobody knows what the future holds for print, but Harris has given us a book that will inspire journalists to pursue public service journalism in whatever format it takes.

Book Review Roundup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Did you miss the weekend's book reviews? Check out some of the highlights here: "Burning Bright," Ron Rash The New York Times [T]he skill with which...

Here's a Scoop: Pulitzers Still Fascinate Journalism Students

Roy J. Harris Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Roy J. Harris Jr.

In this era of disappearing ink-and-paper, journalism schools are scrambling to make sense of the media chaos. But something all students want to hear are Pulitzer Prize "back stories".

The Story of Another Manual Typewriter's Journey

Carol Hoenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Carol Hoenig

When other girls were asking for Barbie dolls, I was wishing for a typewriter, one that would actually tap out a world of my own creation.

The Film of Cormac McCarthy's 'The Road' Is About To Open, So I Read the Book. I'm Still Shaking.

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

Opening soon: the movie made from the novel of The Road. I saw the preview and was impressed, so I picked up the book. And, to my surprise, it knocked me out.