The 2006 Pulitzer Prize Winners


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For distinguished criticism, in print or in print and online, Ten thousand dollars ($10,000).

Awarded to Robin Givhan of The Washington Post for her witty, closely observed essays that transform fashion criticism into cultural criticism.


Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger presents Robin Givhan with the 2006 Pulitzer Prize in Criticism.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: Nicolai Ouroussoff of The New York Times for his graceful, contemplative and wide ranging critiques of architecture and urban design from New Orleans to Berlin, and Jerry Saltz of The Village Voice, a New York City weekly, for his fresh, down-to-earth pieces on the visual arts and other cultural topics.