The 2001 Pulitzer Prize Winners


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For distinguished commentary, Seven thousand five hundred dollars ($7,500).

Awarded to Dorothy Rabinowitz of The Wall Street Journal for her articles on American society and culture.


Columbia University President George Rupp presents Dorothy Rabinowitz with the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary.


Nominated as finalists in this category were: Karen Heller of The Philadelphia Inquirer for her humorous columns on modern life and popular culture, Derrick Z. Jackson of The Boston Globe for his perceptive, versatile columns on such subjects as politics, education and race, and Trudy Rubin of The Philadelphia Inquirer for her keenly analytical columns on the Middle East.