The 2001 Pulitzer Prize Winners


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For distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life, Seven thousand five hundred dollars ($7,500).

Awarded to The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon (Random House).

Columbia University President George Rupp presents Michael Chabon's 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction to Kate Medina of Random House.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: "Blonde" by Joyce Carol Oates (The Ecco Press/HarperCollins), and "The Quick and the Dead" by Joy Williams (Alfred A. Knopf).