2018 Pulitzer Prize winners

Monday , April 16, 2018 - 2:30 PM

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The complete list of 2018 Pulitzer Prize winners.


Public service

The New York Times and the New Yorker

Breaking news reporting

Staff of the Santa Rosa (Calif.) Press-Democrat

Investigative reporting

Staff of The Washington Post

Explanatory reporting

Staffs of the Arizona Republic and USA Today Network

Local reporting

Staff of the Cincinnati Enquirer

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

Feature writing

Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah, freelance reporter for GQ


John Archibald of Alabama Media Group (Birmingham, Ala.)


Jerry Saltz of New York magazine

Editorial writing

Andie Dominick of the Des Moines Register

Editorial cartooning

Jake Halpern, freelance writer, and Michael Sloan, freelance cartoonist, for the New York Times

Breaking news photography

Ryan Kelly of the Charlottesville Daily Progress

Feature photography

Photography staff of Reuters

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Books, Drama and Music


“Less,” by Andrew Sean Greer


“Cost of Living,” by Martyna Majok


“The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea,” by Jack E. Davis

Biography or autobiography

“Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder,” by Caroline Fraser


“Half-light: Collected Poems 1965-2016,” by Frank Bidart

General nonfiction

“Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America,” by James Forman Jr.


“DAMN.,” by Kendrick Lamar


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