2021 Pulitzer Prize Winners

From reporting on the coronavirus pandemic to China’s internment of Uyghurs, here’s the full list of winners and finalists.

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Pulitzer Winners Include The New York Times and Buzzfeed News

The Pulitzer board recognized reporting on the murder of George Floyd, including a special citation for Darnella Frazier, the teenager who filmed the killing. The public service prize went to The New York Times for Covid coverage.

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Lucinda Franks Dies at 74; Prize-Winning Journalist Broke Molds

She avoided covering beauty pageants by going to Northern Ireland on her own and was later the first woman to win a Pulitzer for national reporting.

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Wayne Peterson, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer, Dies at 93

His Pulitzer, in 1992, came amid controversy not of his making: A three-member jury had recommended a different work.

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I Don’t Want My Role Models Erased

This is how women who covered Vietnam were marginalized in the war’s history.

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David Newhouse, 65, Dies; His Paper Broke the Sandusky Story

A member of a powerful publishing family, he drove his Pennsylvania newspaper’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State.

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Pulitzer Board Rescinds New York Times’s ‘Caliphate’ Citation

The podcast, which The Times now says did not meet its editorial standards, and a related report on ISIS had been named finalists in the 2019 international category.

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Black Student Expelled After Mother Complains About ‘Fences’

A dispute about the reading of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play in an English class escalated at the mostly white Providence Day School in Charlotte, N.C.

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1619, Revisited

The loudest criticism of the Times project has been neither productive nor scholarly.

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Dawn Davis, Bon Appétit’s Next Editor in Chief, Is a Book-World Star

Dawn Davis, who will become one of the few Black top editors in Condé Nast’s history, will oversee a brand where many workers have complained of discrimination.

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Marty Baron Made The Post Great Again. Now, the News Is Changing.

The ultimate old-school editor is grappling with a moment of cultural reckoning.

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Pulitzer Prizes: A Guide to the Winning Books and Finalists

Here are the 2020 contenders for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, history and biography.

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The New York Times, Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica Win Pulitzers

The Pulitzer board makes The Times a winner in three categories. The Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica take a major prize at a time when local journalism is in crisis.

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