Winners

Letters, Drama, and Music

Fiction
Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer by Steven Millhauser (Crown)
Drama
No award.
History
Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution by Jack N. Rakove (Alfred A. Knopf)
Biography or Autobiography
Angela's Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt (Scribner)
Poetry
Alive Together: New and Selected Poems by Lisel Mueller (Louisiana State University Press)
General Nonfiction
Ashes To Ashes: America's Hundred-Year Cigarette War, The Public Health, And The Unabashed Triumph Of Philip Morris by Richard Kluger (Alfred A. Knopf)
Music
Blood on the Fields by Wynton Marsalis

Special Citations

There are no special citations for this time period.

Pulitzer Prize Board

Members
The board overseeing the prizes

Press Releases

No press releases are currently recorded for this year.

Journalism

Public Service
The Times-Picayune, New Orleans
Spot News Reporting
Staff of Newsday, Long Island, NY
Investigative Reporting
Eric Nalder, Deborah Nelson and Alex Tizon of The Seattle Times
Explanatory Journalism
Michael Vitez, reporter, and April Saul and Ron Cortes, photographers, of The Philadelphia Inquirer
Beat Reporting
Byron Acohido of The Seattle Times
National Reporting
Staff of The Wall Street Journal
International Reporting
John F. Burns of The New York Times
Feature Writing
Lisa Pollak of The Baltimore Sun
Commentary
Eileen McNamara of The Boston Globe
Criticism
Tim Page of The Washington Post
Editorial Writing
Michael Gartner of The Daily Tribune, Ames, Iowa
Editorial Cartooning
Walt Handelsman of Times-Picayune, New Orleans
Spot News Photography
Annie Wells of The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, CA
Feature Photography
Alexander Zemlianichenko of Associated Press

Finalists