The awards were announced on Monday, April 16.
American rapper Kendrick Lamar's win for music album 'DAMN' can safely be called as the biggest highlight of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize. The New York Times and The New Yorker also won the Pulitzer Prize for public service for explosive reporting that brought down Harvey Weinstein for sexual harassment and had widespread effect across nations.
There were a total 14 winners in journalism and seven letters, and drama and other music categories. The awards were announced on Monday, April 16.
2. Breaking News Reporting: Staff of The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, Calif.
9. Commentary: John Archibald of Alabama Media Group, Birmingham, Ala.
13. Breaking News Photography: Ryan Kelly of The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, Va.
1. Fiction: Less, by Andrew Sean Greer (Lee Boudreaux Books/Little, Brown and Company)
3. History: The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea, by Jack E. Davis (Liveright/W.W. Norton)
4. Biography: Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder, by Caroline Fraser (Metropolitan Books)
5. Poetry: Half-light: Collected Poems 1965-2016, by Frank Bidart (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
6. General Nonfiction: Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, by James Forman Jr. (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)