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2016 Pulitzer Prizes


2016 Pulitzer Prizes

The 100th annual Pulitzer Prizes in Journalism, Letters, Drama and Music, awarded on the recommendation of the Pulitzer Prize Board, were announced on April 18, 2016.

The full list of the award winners and nominees, including those for journalism and music, can be found on The Pulitzer Prize website:

The 2016 Pulitzer Prize winners in the categories of Letters and Drama are:

THE SYMPATHIZER by Viet Thanh Nguyen (Grove Press)

HAMILTON by Lin-Manuel Miranda

CUSTER'S TRIALS: A Life on the Frontier of a New America, by T.J. Stiles (Alfred A. Knopf)

BARBARIAN DAYS: A Surfing Life, by William Finnegan (Penguin Press)

OZONE JOURNAL by Peter Balakian (University of  Chicago Press)

General Nonfiction
BLACK FLAGS: The Rise of ISIS, by Joby Warrick (Doubleday)