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Pulitzer Prize for Poetry


The Pulitzer Prize for Poetry is one of the seven American Pulitzer Prizes that are annually ... the preceding calendar year. Finalists have been announced from 1980, ordinarily two others beside th...

Women Pulitzer Prize Winners for Letters, Drama, and Music


Women Pulitzer Prize Winners for Letters, Drama, and Music. Women Pulitzer Prize ... 1993, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove named Poet Laureate of the U.S.. 1996, Jorie ... 1947, Margaret Clapp for Forgotten First Citizen: John Bigelow.

Poetry - The Pulitzer Prizes


A book striking for its wit and linguistic inventiveness, offering poems that are often little thought-bombs detonating in the mind long after the first reading.

Famous Pulitzer Prize Winners - Biography.com


... between famous figures when you explore our famous Pulitzer Prize winners group. ... A four-time Pulitzer Prize winner in poetry, American Robert Frost depicted realistic ... Katharine Graham was America's first female Fortune 500 CEO.

Working Girl - Poetry Foundation


Feb 12, 2013 ... Millay became so famous so fast it's commonly reported that in 1923 she was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. In fact, she was ...

Gwendolyn Brooks, 1917-2000: First African-American to Win a ...


Jun 2, 2012 ... Gwendolyn Brooks, the first black person to win a Pulitzer Prize, holds a portrait of ... She also wrote poems about the struggles of black women.

Alice Walker | Biography and Awards | American Masters | PBS


Feb 14, 2014 ... The Color Purple, a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel ... Walker made history as the first African-American woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for Literature as well as the ... An internationally celebrated author, poet and activist, Walker's ...

Women who have won the Nobel prize for Literature - USA Today


Oct 10, 2013 ... The Chilean poet is the only Latin American woman to have won the Nobel prize. ... novel about village life in China won the Pulitzer Prize for the novel and was a best seller. ... She was the first Italian woman to win the prize.

'Thousand Acres' Wins Fiction As 21 Pulitzer Prizes Are Given


Apr 8, 1992 ... This year, for the first time, no award was given for criticism. ... Ms. Quindlen is the third woman in the history of the Pulitzer Prize to win an award for ... The Pulitzer Prize in poetry was won by James Tate for his "Selected ...

5 Indian origin people who won Pulitzer Prize


Apr 21, 2014 ... We bring to you 5 Indian origin winner of Pulitzer Prize including Vijay Seshadri. ... These Single Asian Women Are Struggling to Find A Husband ... He published his first poetry “The Thirteenpenny Review” in 1985 while in ...

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Profiles of Women Who Have Won Pulitzer Prizes - Women's Issues


She became the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1920 for The Age ... Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) won the 1950 Pulitzer Prize for poetry for  ...

18 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Books by Women You Should Read Right ...


Apr 25, 2014 ... Not many Pulitzer Prize-winning books include a Power Point ... made Harper Lee the first woman to win the fiction prize in almost 20 years.

BEAUTIFUL NEWS: Black Man Wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize + More ...


Apr 18, 2014 ... Hillary Clinton Makes History As First Woman Nominated For President On Major Party Ticket ... The 43-year-old Editorial Page Editor won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for “his ... 1994 Yusef Komunyakaa, Neon Vernacular, Poetry ... BEAUTIFUL NEWS: Black Woman Poised To Run For Mayor Of Chicago.