In “Thoughts Without Cigarettes: A Memoir,” author Oscar Hijuelos paints a self-portrait of an artist as a “very uptight young man.” Ray Suarez talks to the Pulitzer Prize winner about how early success changed his life. Continue reading
Author James Gleick’s new book, “The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood,” chronicles the evolution of information. Jeffrey Brown and the science and technology author discuss how our era of information overload evolved from pre-digital times. Continue reading
Poet Charles Wright has authored more than 20 books of verse and won numerous awards. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author reads some of his work and shares his sources of inspiration. Continue reading
Jeffrey Brown’s extended interview with Jennifer Higdon and Hilary Hahn’s performance of Bach’s Sarabande in D minor.
Jeffrey Brown profiles Philip Levine, a former auto worker who became a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Continue reading
Mark Fiore is the first internet animator to win a Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning. His work appears only online — on his own website, plus that of the San Francisco Chronicle, National Public Radio and other outlets.
This year’s winner of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry is Rae Armantrout for her book, “Versed.”