The 105th class of Pulitzer Prize winners in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music were announced Friday by Columbia University, awarded on the recommendation of the Pulitzer Prize Board.
In addition, the Pulitzer board also announced that Darnella Frazier, the teenager who filmed the murder of George Floyd, would receive a special citation.
The 2021 Pulitzer Prize winners in Journalism are:
The New York Times
Breaking News Reporting
Staff of the Star Tribune, Minneapolis, Minn.
Matt Rocheleau, Vernal Coleman, Laura Crimaldi, Evan Allen and Brendan McCarthy of The Boston Globe
Ed Yong of The Atlantic
Andrew Chung, Lawrence Hurley, Andrea Januta, Jaimi Dowdell and Jackie Botts of Reuters
Kathleen McGrory and Neil Bedi of the Tampa Bay Times
Staffs of The Marshall Project; AL.com, Birmingham; IndyStar, Indianapolis; and the Invisible Institute, Chicago
Megha Rajagopalan, Alison Killing and Christo Buschek of BuzzFeed News, New York
Nadja Drost, freelance contributor, The California Sunday Magazine
Mitchell S. Jackson, freelance contributor, Runner’s World
Michael Paul Williams of the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch
Wesley Morris of The New York Times
Robert Greene of the Los Angeles Times
Breaking News Photography
Photography Staff of Associated Press
Emilio Morenatti of Associated Press
Lisa Hagen, Chris Haxel, Graham Smith and Robert Little of National Public Radio