1998 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Journalism

-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)

-Commentary-

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

-Criticism-

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)

-Photography-

(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

-Fiction-

"American Pastoral" by Philip Roth (Houghton Mifflin)

-Drama-

"How I Learned to Drive" by Paula Vogel

-History-

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

-Biography-

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

-Poetry-

"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)

-Music-

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

-Special Award-

George Gershwin

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