The 1996 Pulitzer Prize Winners


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For a distinguished play by an American author, preferably original in its source and dealing with American life, Three thousand dollars ($3,000).

Awarded to Rent by the late Jonathan Larson

Jonathan Larson's parents accept the 1996 Pulitzer Prize in Drama from George Rupp, Columbia University President.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: "A Fair Country" by Jon Robin Baitz, and "Old Wicked Songs" by Jon Marans.