We Have A Famous Award Or Something: Announcing The 2018 Pulitzer Prize Winners
By Thomas Saenz on
Apr 16, 20180 Comments
Not to start anything, but why hasn’t Bwog gotten our Pulitzer Prize?
Today marks the announcement of the winners of the 102nd Pulitzer Prize awards, an event held by Columbia University each year to honor excellence in the field of journalism. The announcement, held today at 3PM, occurred in the only suitable place for such an event – Pulitzer Hall.
The notable winners of this group include Kendrick Lamar with DAMN, the first non-classical or jazz album to receive the award, The Press-Democrat for reporting on the wildfires that ravaged Northern California, Ryan Kelly for his photography of the white supremacy protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the New York Times for their coverage of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment case.
Below are all of the winners from each category:
Public Service: The New York Times and The New Yorker
Breaking News Reporting: Staff of The Press-Democrat, Santa Rosa, California
Investigative Reporting: Staff of The Washington Post
Explanatory Reporting: Staff of The Arizona Republic and USA Today Network
Local Reporting: The Cincinnati Enquirer Staff
National Reporting: Staffs of The New York Times and The Washington Post
International Reporting: Clare Baldwin, Andrew R.C. Marshall, and Manuel Mogato of Reuters