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Pulitzer Prize Awards

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  • Carolyn Kizer dies at 89; Pulitzer winner's poems reflected her feminism

    Carolyn Kizer, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose sharp wit suffused even her most ardent calls for feminist progress and who declared in one of her best-known pieces, "I will speak about women of letters, for I'm in the racket," has died. She was 89....
  • Mark Twain, Neil Simon Plays Part Of Little Theatre Of Manchester's 2015 Season

    Mark Twain, Neil Simon Plays Part Of Little Theatre Of Manchester's 2015 Season
    MANCHESTER — Little Theatre of Manchester's 2015 season is characterized by "scheming, dreaming and fairy tales," including a play by Mark Twain. Announced at LTM's fundraiser on Saturday,the season begins in February with Twain's, "Is He Dead?"...
  • Arena Stage premieres Civil War-related monologues with help from Justice Ginsburg

    Arena Stage premieres Civil War-related monologues with help from Justice Ginsburg
    Now that the bicentennial observances of the Battle of Baltimore and penning of "The Star-Spangled Banner" are over, it's worth getting back to the sesquicentennial of the Civil War. There is certainly plenty left to learn about that wrenching chapter...
  • A scandal at North Carolina lands on NCAA's doorstep

    Somewhere, up there, Jan Gangelhoff is smiling. She didn't need to be validated, but she has been. Name not familiar? We will help you. In March 1999, a bright young sportswriter named George Dohrmann wrote a story in the St. Paul Pioneer Press that...
  • Will we be 'Bewitched' again?

    "Originality is undetected plagiarism." -- William Inge OH, PLEASE -- wasn't the feature film "Bewitched" enough bad news for fans of the old TV series, which starred Elizabeth Montgomery? (Nicole Kidman looked lost and her co-stars, Will Ferrell and...
  • Ben Bradlee, nonpareil editor

    Ben Bradlee, nonpareil editor
    The death at 93 of the Washington Post's incomparable editor Benjamin C. Bradlee is both a journalistic and personal loss to all of us who had the opportunity to work for and under his driving and joyous leadership of one of America's truly great...
  • The sound and fury of 'The Exorcist'

    The sound and fury of 'The Exorcist'
     "The Exorcist" (director's cut) will be at the Naro Expanded Cinema in Norfolk for a special screening at 9:15 p.m. Friday. Here is a piece I wrote about "The Exorcist" as part of a collection of movie essays:  “The Exorcist” (1973) is...
  • Broadway's 'Disgraced' Opens: Itch-Scratching and Mini Reunions

    Playwright Ayad Akhtar has seen his Pulitzer Prize winning play "Disgraced" open in productions around the country and around the world. But the show's opening on Broadway Oct. 23 was still a bigger deal. Literally bigger. "We'd never done it for me than...
  • Jules Witcover: Ben Bradlee, Washington Post's great steward, was unlike any other

    The death at age 93 of The Washington Post's incomparable editor Ben Bradlee is both a journalistic and personal loss to all of us who had the opportunity to work for and under his driving and joyous leadership of one of America's truly great newspapers....
  • With 'Olive Kitteridge,' HBO does what PBS should be doing

    With 'Olive Kitteridge,' HBO does what PBS should be doing
    HBO's "Olive Kitteridge" opens with an older woman walking into the woods on a fall day. She is carrying a blanket, radio, envelope, revolver and one bullet. She spreads the blanket on the ground, turns the radio to a classical station and places it...
  • Norwich Man Found Guilty In Murder Of Energy Scientist

    Norwich Man Found Guilty In Murder Of Energy Scientist
    NEW LONDON — A Superior Court jury Friday found Mozzelle Brown guilty of murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the May 2004 killing of prominent energy scientist Eugene Mallove. Jurors reached their verdict Friday afternoon after...