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Posts with Category: Pulitzer

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Highlighting a Successful 2018
    January 4, 2019

    In 2018, the South Dakota Humanities Council hosted distinguished humanities experts and helped South Dakotans discuss contemporary issues of vital importance to America’s democracy.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: 2018 Festival Author Timothy Egan Brings Award-winning Talents to S.D.
    September 14, 2018

    Not many writers have written both Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism pieces and National Book Award-winning books. Timothy Egan has.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Pulitzer Prize Authors Featured in SDHC Lending Library
    April 2, 2018

    SDHC's Book Club to Go Lending Library is full of good books to read, including books that won or were nominated for Pulitzer Prizes.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Robert Olen Butler's Vietnam
    September 18, 2017

    Robert Olen Butler’s military service in Vietnam informs much of his most recognized writing.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Four Win 2016 Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities
    October 21, 2016

    Three people and one bank were recognized with the 2016 Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities award for their contributions to humanities in the state.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: Up Close & Pulitzer: A Conversation with Jane Smiley
    October 18, 2016

    South Dakota Public Broadcasting's Lori Walsh talks with Jane Smiley in front of a live audience at the South Dakota Festival of Books in Brookings.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: Essays: Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Dakota
    October 10, 2016

    A collection of essays from scholars, educators, authors and journalists on the value of works by the Pulitzer Prize winners who have presented in SD in 2016.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Exploring Larger Worlds: The Exuberant Realism of Michael Chabon
    September 29, 2016

    In fall 1995, Michael Chabon was sitting pretty. He had three books to his credit, each more warmly received than the last.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: Prizing the Pulitzer: History, Celebration and the Outliers
    September 28, 2016

    The Pulitzer Prize is so widely recognized and respected that it’s almost a guarantee to appear in the first paragraph of your biography.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Before the Battle of Little Big Horn: Custer's Trials
    September 19, 2016

    A new biography on General George Armstrong Custer focuses on the life and events in Custer’s world, saving “The Battle of Little Bighorn” to the epilogue.

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