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Pulitzer Prizes: A Guide to the Winning Books

4 days ago   |   By NY Times

Louise Erdrich won the fiction prize for her novel “The Night Watchman.” Here are the 2021 winners for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, history and biography.
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The 2021 Pulitzer Prizes for Photography Have Been Revealed

4 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Columbia University today announced the 2021 Pulitzer Prizes, awarded on the recommendation of the Pulitzer Prize Board. For the second - and the organization hopes last - year, the awards were announced remotely.
Among the multiple categories, two are dedicated to photography: Breaking News Photography and Feature Photography. This year, the Associated Press took both awards.
Photographer Emilio Morenatti, who is the AP's chief photographer in Spain, won the feature photography Pulitzer Prize for his “poignant series of photographs” that depicts the lives of the elderly in Spain...
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