Pulitzer Prize

The Pulitzer Prize /ˈpʊlɨtsər/ is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States. It was established in 1917 by provisions in the will of American (Hungarian-born) publisher Joseph Pulitzer, and is administered by Columbia University in New York City. Prizes are awarded yearly in twenty-one categories. In twenty of the categories, each winner receives a certificate and a US$10,000 cash award. The winner in the public service category of the journalism competition is awarded a gold medal.
Posts about Pulitzer Prize
  • 6 Ways Writing for Online Is Different Than Print

    … getting to the nut graph, the reader is less likely to just flip the page and move on the way we tend to do with online content. For example, Gene Weingarten’s 2006 Pulitzer Prize-winning article for The Washington Post about a remarkable children’s magician is vaguely titled “The Peekaboo Paradox” and runs over 9,000 words. His article begins slowly…

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  • How Facebook changes our behavior

    … to listen to Episode 36 Click here to download the latest episode or subscribe in iTunes Click here for the show’s RSS feed – for Android listeners. Find the podcast on Stitcher Resources mentioned in this show The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) by Donna Tartt Suttree by Cormac McCarthy The Counselor by Cormac…

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  • The changing face of technology journalism

    … of Edward Snowden NSA leaks, which has exceeded the bounds of what most “technology” reporters can cover. More, the Snowden story also showed just how much people’s everyday activities online were making it easier for the government to spy on them. It’s a story that had implications for just about every corner of American life. It’s also a story…

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  • WPP touts its journalism cred in battle for branded content

    … journalistic credentials to marketers and potential recruits. SJR Group manages a host of content hubs for brands, including the Txchnologist by GE and Real Business by Xerox and has hired two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists — Mike Keller and Carl Zimmer — in the pursuit of creating quality content. Harry Wake, who joined the firm earlier in the year…

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