2020 Pulitzer Prize: Photojournalists from Jammu and Kashmir honored in Photography
Posted by Freejobalert May 06, 2020 09:28 IST
Recent News: The 2020 Pulitzer Prize winners have been announced by its administrator, Dana Kennedy, in 15 journalistic categories and 7 Book, Drama, and Music categories via video-conference on May 4, 2020, at Columbia University in New York through the COVID-19 epidemic.
Photojournalists from Jammu and Kashmir have been honored in the category of feature photography at the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for commendable work during the ongoing Closed in the region after the removal of Section 370 in August 2019.
Three photojournalists from the Associated Press (AP) Mukhtar Khan, Yasin Dar and Channi Anand, along with the general public life of the valley, had also brought photographs of protesters and security forces to the world.
The New York Times has received the most 3 awards for highlighting issues such as corruption, law enforcement, and racism in America.
Colson Whitehead has become the rare writer to consistently receive a Pulitzer for books, his novel about the brutal Florida correctional school during the Jim Crow era, ‘The Nickel Boys’ has been awarded the Narrative Award 2020.
2020 Pulitzer Prizes – JOURNALISM
Anchorage Daily News with contributions from ProPublica
Breaking News Reporting
The staff of The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Ky.
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Brian M. Rosenthal of The New York Times
The staff of The Washington Post
The staff of The Baltimore Sun
Dominic Gates, Steve Miletich, Mike Baker and Lewis Kamb of The Seattle Times
T. Christian Miller, Megan Rose and Robert Faturechi of ProPublica
The staff of The New York Times
Ben Taub of The New Yorker
Nikole Hannah-Jones of The New York Times
Christopher Knight of the Los Angeles Times
Jeffery Gerritt of Palestine (Tx.) Herald Press
Palestine& Texas, USA
Barry Blitt, contributor, The New Yorker
ChanniAnand, Mukhtar Khan and Dar Yasin of Associated Press (AP)
India AP Headquarter- New York, USA
The staff of This American Life with Molly O’Toole of the Los Angeles Times and Emily Green, freelancer, Vice News
2020 Pulitzer Prizes – Books, Drama and Music
The Nickel Boys, by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday)
A Strange Loop, by Michael R. Jackson
Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America, by W. Caleb McDaniel (Oxford University Press)
Sontag: Her Life and Work, by Benjamin Moser (Ecco)
The Tradition, by Jericho Brown (Copper Canyon Press)
The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America, by Greg Grandin (Metropolitan Books)
The Central Park Five, by Anthony Davis
About Pulitzer award
The Pulitzer Award is an award for achievements in newspaper, magazine and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States of America.
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