Who Won Pulitzer Prizes in 2011?

Pulitzer PrizeApr 18, 2011

Every year since 1917 Pulitzer Prizes are awarded in journalism, letters, drama, and music. Winners receive a $10,000 cash award and a certificate.



Who Won a Pulitzer Prize In 2011?

Public Service
Los Angeles Times (Exposure of corruption in a small city where officials tapped the treasury)
Investigative Reporting
Paige St John (Examination of weaknesses in the property insurance system in Florida)
Explanatory Reporting
Mark Johnson (Examination of genetic technology to save a four year old boy)
Kathleen Gallagher; Gary Porter; Lou Saldivar; Alison Sherwood
Local Reporting
Frank Main (Documentation of violence in Chicago neighborhoods)
Mark Konkol; John J Kim
National Reporting
Jesse Eisinger (Questionable practices on Wall Street)
and Jake Bernstein
International Reporting
Clifford J Levy (Faltering justice system in Russia)
and Ellen Barry
Feature Writing
Amy Ellis Nutt (Mysterious sinking of a commercial fishing boat)
Commentary
David Leonhardt (America's complicated economic questions)
Criticism
Sebastian Smee (Writing about art)
Editorial Writing
Joseph Rago (Editorials challenging health care reform)
Editorial Cartooning
Mike Keefe
Breaking News Photography
Carol Guzy (Portrait of desperation after a catastrophic earthquake in Haiti)
Nikki Kahn; Ricky Carioti
Feature Photography
Barbara Davidson (Victims trapped in crossfire of gang violence)
Biography
Ron Chernow (Washington: A Life)
Fiction
Jennifer Egan (A Visit From The Goon Squad)
Drama
Bruce Norris (Clybourne Park)
History
Eric Foner (Examination of Lincoln's changing views of slavery)
Poetry
Kay Ryan (The Best Of It: New And Selected Poems)
General Non-Fiction
Siddhartha Mukherjee (The Emperor Of All Maladies: A Biography Of Cancer)
Music
Zhou Long (Madame White Snake)
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