The 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winners

The 2016 Pulitzer Prizes winners have been announced: The New Yorker’s Emily Nussbaum won the prize for criticism. Lin-Manuel Miranda won the drama prize for “Hamilton.” The New York Times’s Alissa J. Rubin won the international reporting prize for her work investigating the abuse of Afghan women. The Boston Globe’s Farah Stockman won the prize for commentary for her series examining race and education in Boston after busing.

A list of the all the winners and finalists can be found here. Below is a short list of other books and features that were honored today:

Explanatory Reporting: “An Unbelievable Story of Rape” (T. Christian Miller of ProPublica and Ken Armstrong of The Marshall Project)

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Public Service: “An AP Investigation Helps Free Slaves in the 21st Century” (The Associated Press)

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Breaking News Reporting: San Bernardino Terror Attack (The Los Angeles Times)

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Feature Writing: “The Really Big One” (Kathryn Schulz, The New Yorker)

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Investigative Reporting: “Insane. Invisible. In Danger.” (Leonora LaPeter Anton and Anthony Cormier of the Tampa Bay Times and Michael Braga of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune)

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National Reporting: Fatal Force (The Washington Post)

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Local Reporting: “Failure Factories” (Michael LaForgia, Cara Fitzpatrick and Lisa Gartner, Tampa Bay Times)

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Fiction: The Sympathizer (Viet Thanh Nguyen)

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Nonfiction: Black Flags: The Rise of Isis (Joby Warrick)

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Biography: Barbarian Days (William Finnegan)

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History: Custer’s Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America (T.J. Stiles)