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Herman Wouk, 1915-2019

Herman Wouk, 1980 Herman Wouk was an American author best known for historical fiction such as The Caine Mutiny (1951) which won the Pulitzer Prize, and The Winds of War… […]

John Updike

John Updike, 1984 John Updike was born on this day, March 18, in 1932. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author published around 60 books including novels, children’s books, and poetry, as well… […]

John Updike

John Updike, 1984 American novelist, poet, and short-story writer, John Updike died on this day, January 27, in 2009. One of only three writers to win the Pulitzer Prize for… […]

John Updike

…win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once. He published more than twenty novels, more than a dozen short-story collections, as well as poetry, art and literary criticism and… […]

Robert Frost

…to receive four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. While researching to find the name of this pup, (its name was Wag), I found this very portrait being used to illustrate a… […]

John Updike

…win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once. He published more than twenty novels, more than a dozen short-story collections, as well as poetry, art and literary criticism and… […]

Stephen Sondheim

…any other composer, including a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre), eight Grammy Awards, a Pulitzer Prize, a Laurence Olivier Award, and a 2015 Presidential Medal of… […]

The Grapes of Wrath

…during the Great Depression, the book won the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize for fiction, and it was cited prominently when Steinbeck was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1962…. […]

Gian Carlo Menotti

Gian Carlo Menotti, 1956 Italian-American composer and librettist Gian Carlo Menotti was born on this day, July 7, in 1911. Among his many honors and achievements, he won a Pulitzer […]

John Steinbeck

…quarter century. “Pulitzer Prize finalist William Souder explores Steinbeck’s long apprenticeship as a writer struggling through the depths of the Great Depression, and his rise to greatness with masterpieces such… […]

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter, 1981 Pulitzer Prize-winning author Kai Bird’s new book The Outlier: The Unfinished Presidency of Jimmy Carter is out now* from Crown/Random House. This portrait is included. From the… […]

Stephen Sondheim, 1930-2021

…with George (1984), and Into the Woods (1987). Sondheim’s accolades include eight Tony Awards, an Academy Award, eight Grammy Awards, a Pulitzer Prize, a Laurence Olivier Award, and a 2015… […]

John Steinbeck

…Literature. The Pulitzer Prize-winning The Grapes of Wrath (1939) is considered Steinbeck’s masterpiece and part of the American literary canon. In the first 75 years after it was published, it… […]

Samuel Barber

…Rome Prize, two Pulitzer Prizes, the Henry Hadley Medal, and the Gold Medal for Music at the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. He was elected to the… […]

Oscar Hammerstein

…Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, and The Sound of Music. Their Broadway productions and their film versions received thirty-four Tony Awards, fifteen Academy Awards, and the Pulitzer Prize…. […]

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