1998 Pulitzer Prize Winners


-Public Service-

Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald

-Breaking News Reporting-

(Los Angeles Times) Staff

-Investigative Reporting-

Gary Cohn and Will Englund (The Baltimore Sun)

-Explanatory Reporting-

Paul Salopek of the (Chicago Tribune)

-Beat Reporting-

Linda Greenhouse of (The New York Times)

-National Reporting-

Russell Carollo and Jeff Nesmith of the (Dayton Daily News)

-International Reporting-

(The New York Times) Staff

-Feature Writing-

Thomas French of (St.Petersburg Times)


Mike McAlary of the (Daily News), New York, N.Y.


Michiko Kakutani of (The New York Times)

-Editorial Writing-

Bernard L. Stein of (The Riverdale N.Y. Press), a weekly

-Editorial Cartooning-

Stephen P. Breen of the (Asbury Park Press), Neptune, N.J.

-Spot News-

Martha Rial of the (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)



-Feature Photography-

Clarence Williams of the (Los Angeles Times)

Letters, Drama And Music

1998 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

1998 Pulitzer Prize for Drama


"American Pastoral" by Philip Roth (Houghton Mifflin)


"How I Learned to Drive" by Paula Vogel


"Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion" by Edward J. Larson (Basic Books)


"Personal History" by Katharine Graham (Alfred A. Knopf)


"Black Zodiac" by Charles Wright (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

-General Non-Fiction-

"Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond (W.W. Norton)


"String quartet No. 2, Musica Instrumentalis" by Aaron Jay Kernis

-Special Award-

George Gershwin

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