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Posts with Category: Pulitzer

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Shirley Christian and the Choteaus: Before Lewis & Clark
    August 29, 2016

    The history of the Fort Pierre area is an important part of not only South Dakota history, but the history of the American West.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Rediscover Literary Joys with Michael Dirda
    August 22, 2016

    Dirda is a literary journalist whose works have appeared in numerous publications. He has often been called the “best-read man in America.”

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Ted Kooser: A Poet of Connection
    August 15, 2016

    The literature of Ted Kooser’s 2005 Pulitzer Prize winner, “Delights & Shadows”, draws in the sun to bring readers to the table of subtle transformation.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Photojournalism and the Pulitzer Prize: Pushing Conversations on Race Beyond St. Louis
    July 25, 2016

    “That one photo is not indicative of a lot of my work,” photojournalist Robert Cohen said. “I’m not a war photographer. I’m a community journalist.”

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Pulitzer Winners Bring 'the Best of' to the Festival of Books
    June 22, 2016

    The challenge of choosing the ‘best of’ from the 2016 Festival is similar to the challenge of picking the next book to read from a near toppling stack of books.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: Dexter Filkins: Reporting from the War Zone
    June 9, 2016

    The SDHC Lending Library features "The Forever War" by Dexter Filkins, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist while reporting for the New York Times.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: Part Two: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Books on Politics
    June 6, 2016

    The final three Pulitzer Prize-winning books on politics which three scholars & educators will analyze in book talks at Brookings Public Library in June.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Reading Groups React to 2016 One Book South Dakota
    May 30, 2016

    South Dakotans have gathered in Scotland, Wessington, and Sisseton to discuss this year’s One Book South Dakota – “Some Luck” by Jane Smiley.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: Part One: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Books on Politics
    May 16, 2016

    Tired of politics? Weary of political gridlock? Don’t feel alone.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Prize-Winning Composer Joins SD Symphony Events
    May 3, 2016

    John Luther Adams joins the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra and the SDHC for a series of events, ending with a performance with the SDSO in Sioux Falls.

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