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The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper journalism, literature and musical composition. It was established by Joseph Pulitzer and is administered by Columbia University in mostrar mais New York City.

There are six categories in letters and drama:

Fiction – for distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life.

Drama – for a distinguished play by an American author, preferably original in its source and dealing with American life.

History – for a distinguished book on the history of the United States.

Biography or Autobiography – for a distinguished biography or autobiography by an American author.
Poetry – for a distinguished volume of original verse by an American author.
General Non-Fiction – for a distinguished book of non-fiction by an American author that is not eligible for consideration in any other category.
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Stages:
Todos, Winner (627), Finalist (560), Nominee (8)
Categorias:
Todos, Biografia (28), Biography or Autobiography (172), Drama (163), Fiction (157), General Non-Fiction (158), História (202), Literature (2), Memoir or Autobiography (4), Music (71), Novel (27), Poesia (190), Reporting (1), Special Citation (10), Special Citation - Poetry (3), No Category (7)
Years:
Todos, 2016 (1), 2015 (1), 2014 (3), 2013 (3), 2012 (3), 2011 (2), 2010 (2), 2009 (3), 2008 (3), 2007 (3), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2003 (3), 2002 (3), 2001 (3), 2000 (3), 1999 (3), 1998 (3), 1997 (3), 1996 (3), 1995 (3), 1994 (3), 1993 (3), 1992 (3), 1991 (3), 1990 (4), 1989 (4), 1988 (3), 1987 (4), 1986 (3), 1985 (3), 1984 (3), 1983 (3), 1982 (3), 1981 (3), 1980 (4), 1979 (1), 1978 (1), 1977 (1), 1976 (1), 1975 (1), 1974 (1), 1973 (1), 1972 (1), 1971 (1), 1970 (1), 1969 (1), 1967 (1), 1966 (1), 1965 (1), 1964 (1), 1963 (2), 1961 (1), 1960 (1), 1959 (1), 1958 (1), 1957 (1), 1956 (1), 1955 (1), 1954 (1), 1952 (1), 1951 (1), 1950 (1), 1949 (1), 1948 (1), 1947 (1), 1946 (1), 1945 (1), 1944 (1), 1943 (1), 1942 (1), 1941 (1), 1940 (2), 1939 (1), 1938 (2), 1937 (1), 1936 (1), 1935 (1), 1934 (1), 1933 (1), 1932 (1), 1931 (1), 1930 (1), 1929 (1), 1928 (1), 1927 (1), 1926 (1), 1925 (1), 1924 (1), 1923 (1), 1922 (1), 1921 (1), 1920 (1), 1919 (1), 1918 (1), 1917 (1)
Announced:
2024-05-06: Winner2024 Upcoming

Winner 98

ObraAno
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life de William Finnegan2016
The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe de David I. Kertzer2015
Margaret Fuller: A New American Life de Megan Marshall2014
The Black Count: Napoleon's Rival and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas de Tom Reiss2013
George F. Kennan: An American Life de John Lewis Gaddis2012
American Lion de Jon Meacham2009
Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father de John Matteson2008
The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher de Debby Applegate2007
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer de Kai Bird2006
de Kooning: An American Master de Mark Stevens2005
Khrushchev: The Man and His Era de William Taubman2004
Master of the Senate de Robert A. Caro2003
John Adams de David McCullough2002
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1919-1963: The Fight for Equality and the American Century de David Levering Lewis2001
Vera (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) de Stacy Schiff2000
Lindbergh de A. Scott Berg1999
Personal History de Katharine Graham1998
Angela's Ashes de Frank McCourt1997
God: A Biography de Jack Miles1996
Harriet Beecher Stowe: A Life de Joan D. Hedrick1995
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race de David Levering Lewis1994
Truman de David McCullough1993
Fortunate Son: The Healing of a Vietnam Vet de Lewis B. Puller Jr.1992
Jackson Pollock: An American Saga de Steven Naifeh1991
Machiavelli in Hell de Sebastian de Grazia1990
Oscar Wilde de Richard Ellmann1989
Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe de David Herbert Donald1988
Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference de David J. Garrow1987
Louise Bogan: A Portrait de Elizabeth Frank1986
The Life and Times of Cotton Mather de Kenneth Silverman1985
Booker T. Washington: The Wizard of Tuskegee, 1901-1915 de Louis R. Harlan1984
Growing Up de Russell Baker1983
Grant: A Biography de William S. McFeely1982
Peter the Great: His Life and World de Robert K. Massie1981
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt de Edmund Morris1980
Days of Sorrow and Pain: Leo Baeck and the Berlin Jews (Galaxy Books) de Leonard Baker1979
Samuel Johnson de W. Jackson Bate1978
A Prince of Our Disorder: The Life of T. E. Lawrence de John E. Mack1977
Edith Wharton: A Biography de R. W. B. Lewis1976
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York de Robert A. Caro1975
O'Neill, son and artist de Louis Sheaffer1974
Luce and His Empire de W. A. Swanberg1973
Eleanor and Franklin de Joseph P. Lash1972
Robert Frost the Years of Triumph, 1915-1938 de Lawrance Roger Thompson1971
Huey Long de T. Harry Williams1970
The man from New York; John Quinn and his friends de B. L. Reid1969
Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain: A Biography de Justin Kaplan1967
A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House de Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.1966
Henry Adams de Ernest Samuels1965
John Keats de Walter Jackson Bate1964
Henry James: The Conquest of London, 1870-81 de Leon Edel1963
Henry James: The Middle Years, 1881-95 de Leon Edel1963
Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War de David Herbert Donald1961
John Paul Jones: A Sailor's Biography de Samuel Eliot Morison1960
Woodrow Wilson de Arthur Walworth1959
George Washington: A Biography (7 volumes) de Douglas Southall Freeman1958
Profiles in Courage de John F. Kennedy1957
Benjamin Henry Latrobe de Talbot Hamlin1956
The Taft Story de William S. White1955
The Spirit of St. Louis de Charles A. Lindbergh1954
Charles Evans Hughes de Merlo J. Pusey1952
John C. Calhoun: American Portrait de Margaret L. Coit1951
John Quincy Adams and the Foundations of American Foreign Policy de Samuel Flagg Bemis1950
Roosevelt and Hopkins: An Intimate History de Robert E. Sherwood1949
Forgotten first citizen: John Bigelow de margaretantoinettecl1948
The Autobiography de William Allen White1947
Son of the Wilderness: The Life of John Muir de Linnie Marsh Wolfe1946
George Bancroft, Brahmin rebel, de Russel B. Nye1945
The American Leonardo: A Life of Samuel F. B. Morse de Carleton Mabee1944
Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher Columbus de Samuel Eliot Morison1943
Crusader in Crinoline: the Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe de Robert Forrest Wilson1942
Jonathan Edwards: 1703-1758 de Ola Elizabeth Winslow1941
Woodrow Wilson Life and Letters Vol 7 de Ray Stannard Baker1940
Woodrow Wilson Life and Letters: The Armistice Vol. VIII de Ray Stannard Baker1940
Benjamin Franklin de Carl Van Doren1939
The Life of Andrew Jackson de Marquis James1938
Pedlar's Progress: The Life of Bronson Alcott de Odell Shepard1938
Hamilton Fish: The Inner History of the Grant Administration de Allan Nevins1937
The Thought and Character of William James de Ralph Barton Perry1936
R. E. Lee: A Biography de Douglas Southall Freeman1935
John Hay: from poetry to politics de Tyler Dennett1934
Grover Cleveland: A Study in Courage. Volumes I and II. Library of the Presidents Series in Full Leather de Allan Nevins1933
Theodore Roosevelt: A Biography de Henry F. Pringle1932
Charles W. Eliot, President of Harvard University, 1869-1909 de Henry James, III1931
The Raven: A Biography of Sam Houston de Marquis James1930
Training of an American: The Earlier Life and Letters of Walter H. Page de Burton J. Hendrick1929
The American Orchestra and Theodore Thomas de Charles Edward Russell1928
Whitman; an interpretation in narrative de Emory Holloway1927
The life of Sir William Osler de Harvey Cushing1926
Barrett Wendell and His Letters de M. A. De Wolfe Howe1925
From Immigrant to Inventor de Michael Pupin1924
The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page de Burton J. Hendrick1923
A Daughter of the Middle Border de Hamlin Garland1922
The Americanization of Edward Bok de Edward Bok1921
The Life of John Marshall (4-volume set) de Albert J. Beveridge1920
The Education of Henry Adams de Henry Adams1919
Benjamin Franklin, self-revealed; a biographical and critical study based mainly on his own writings de William Cabell Bruce1918
Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910 de Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards1917

Finalist 74

ObraAno
Jonathan Swift: His Life and His World de Leo Damrosch2014
Karl Marx: A Nineteenth-Century Life de Jonathan Sperber2014
Portrait of a Novel: Henry James and the Making of an American Masterpiece de Michael Gorra2013
The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy de David Nasaw2013
Love and Capital de Mary Gabriel2012
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention de Manning Marable2012
The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century de Alan Brinkley2011
Mrs. Adams in Winter: A Journey in the Last Days of Napoleon de Michael O'Brien2011
Cheever: A Life de Blake Bailey2010
Woodrow Wilson: A Biography de John Milton Cooper Jr.2010
Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt de H. W. Brands2009
The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century de Steve Coll2009
The Worlds of Lincoln Kirstein de Martin Duberman2008
The Life of Kingsley Amis de Zachary Leader2008
John Wilkes: The Scandalous Father of Civil Liberty de Arthur Cash2007
Andrew Carnegie de David Nasaw2007
The Year of Magical Thinking de Joan Didion2006
The Peabody Sisters: Three Women Who Ignited American Romanticism de Megan Marshall2006
Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare de Stephen Greenblatt2005
Under a Wild Sky: John James Audubon and the Making of The Birds of America de William Souder2005
Isaac Newton de James Gleick2004
Arshile Gorky: His Life and Work de Hayden Herrera2004
The Fly Swatter: How My Grandfather Made His Way in the World de Nicholas Dawidoff2003
Beethoven: The Music and the Life de Lewis Lockwood2003
An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood de Jimmy Carter2002
Grant de Jean Edward Smith2002
The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin de H. W. Brands2001
Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician de Christoph Wolff2001
Clear Springs: A Family Story de Bobbie Ann Mason2000
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love de Dava Sobel2000
At Home with the Marquis de Sade: A Life de Francine du Plessix Gray1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash de Sylvia Nasar1999
Alfred C. Kinsey : A Public/Private Life de James H. Jones1998
Whittaker Chambers: A Biography de Sam Tanenhaus1998
In the Wilderness: Coming of Age in Unknown Country de Kim Barnes1997
Herman Melville: A Biography: Volume 1, 1819-1851 de Hershel Parker1997
John Sloan: Painter and Rebel de John Loughery1996
Mozart: A Life de Maynard Solomon1996
Hugo Black: A Biography de Roger K. Newman1995
Saint-Exupery: A Biography de Stacy Schiff1995
In Extremis: The Life of Laura Riding de Deborah Baker1994
Genet de Edmund White1994
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman de James Gleick1993
Kissinger: A Biography de Walter Isaacson1993
Frederick Douglass de William S. McFeely1992
Orwell: The Authorized Biography de Michael Shelden1992
The Five of Hearts: An Intimate Portrait of Henry Adams and His Friends, 1880-1918 de Patricia O'Toole1991
Alfred I. du Pont: The Man and His Family de Joseph Frazier Wall1991
The Road from Coorain de Jill Ker Conway1990
Clear Pictures: First Loves First Guides de Reynolds Price1990
A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt de Geoffrey C. Ward1990
Freud: A Life for Our Time de Peter Gay1989
The Life of Langston Hughes: Volume 2, 1941–1967, I Dream a World. de Arnold Rampersad1989
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam de Neil Sheehan1989
Hemingway de Kenneth S. Lynn1988
George Santayana: A Biography de John McCormick1988
Dostoiévski: Os Efeitos da Libertação - 1860 a 1865 de Joseph Frank1987
The Life and Times of Congressman John Quincy Adams de Leonard L. Richards1987
Murrow: His Life and Times de A.M. Sperber1987
George Washington Williams: A Biography de John Hope Franklin1986
A hidden childhood, 1942-1945 de Frida Scheps Weinstein1986
Becoming William James de Howard M. Feinstein1985
The Seven Mountains of Thomas Merton de Michael Mott1985
Thomas Carlyle: A Biography de Fred Kaplan1984
Black Apollo of Science: The Life of Ernest Everett Just de Kenneth R. Manning1984
Churchill: Young Man in a Hurry, 1874-1915 de Ted Morgan1983
Thomas E. Dewey and His Times de Richard Norton Smith1983
Waldo Emerson de Gay Wilson Allen1982
Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore Roosevelt de David McCullough1982
Walt Whitman: A Life de Justin Kaplan1981
Walter Lippmann and the American Century de Ronald Steel1981
Bernard Berenson: The Making of a Connoisseur de Ernest Samuels1980
Being Bernard Berenson: A Biography de Meryle Secrest1980
The Duke of Deception: Memories of My Father de Geoffrey Wolff1980

Descrições

The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper journalism, literature and musical composition. It was established by Joseph Pulitzer and is administered by Columbia University in New York City.

There are six categories in letters and drama:

Fiction – for distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life.

Drama – for a distinguished play by an American author, preferably original in its source and dealing with American life.

History – for a distinguished book on the history of the United States.

Biography or Autobiography – for a distinguished biography or autobiography by an American author.
Poetry – for a distinguished volume of original verse by an American author.
General Non-Fiction – for a distinguished book of non-fiction by an American author that is not eligible for consideration in any other category. (English, Member-written)
The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature and musical composition. It was established by Hungarian-American publisher Joseph Pulitzer and is administered by Columbia University in New York City. According to the administrators of the Pulitzer Prize the correct pronunciation of the name should sound like the verb pull, as in "Pull it, sir".

Prizes are awarded yearly in twenty-one categories. In twenty of these, 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, which always goes to a newspaper, although an individual may be named in the citation (Spanish, Member-written)

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