Who Won Pulitzer Prizes in 2012?

Pulitzer PrizeApr 16, 2012

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 2012?

Breaking News Photography
Massoud Hossaini (Girl crying after suicide bomber attack in Kabul)
Breaking News Reporting
Tuscaloosa News (Coverage of deadly tornado)
Commentary
Mary Schmich (Columns that reflect the character of her city)
Criticism
Wesley Morris (Inventive film criticism)
Editorial Cartooning
Matt Wuerker
Explanatory Reporting
David Kocieniewski (How loopholes are exploited to avoid taxes)
Feature Photography
Craig F Walker (Struggling veteran home from Iraq)
Feature Writing
Eli Sanders (Beaten woman's brave courtroom testimony)
International Reporting
Jeffrey Gettleman (Famine and conflict in East Africa)
Investigative Reporting
Michael J Berens (Changing pain-control medications to a cheaper drug)
and Ken Armstrong
Local Reporting
Sara Ganim (Penn State sex scandal)
National Reporting
David Wood (Physical and emotional challenges facing American soldiers)
Public Service
Philadelphia Inquirer (Illuminating crimes committed by children against children)
Investigative Reporting
Matt Apuzzo (Spotlighting NYPD spying program)
Adam Goldman; Eileen Sullivan; Chris Hawley
Biography
John Lewis Gaddis (George F Kennan: An American Life)
Drama
Quiara Alegria Hudes (Water By The Spoonful)
General Non-Fiction
Stephen Greenblatt (The Swerve: How The World Became Modern)
History
Manning Marable (Malcolm X: A Life Of Reinvention)
Music
Kevin Puts (Silent Night: Opera In Two Acts)
Poetry
Tracy K Smith (Life On Mars)
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