They have just announced the winners of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize. Congratulations to all. Here are the winners and finalists in the fiction, poetry, and drama categories.


  • The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead
  • Finalists:
    • Imagine Me Gone, by Adam Haslett
    • The Sport of Kings, by C.E. Morgan


  • Olio, Tyehimba Jess
  • Finalists:
    • Collected Poems: 1950 – 2012, by the late Adrienne Rich
    • XX, by Campbell McGrath


  • Sweat, by Lynn Nottage (this is Nottage’s second Pulitzer)
  • Finalists (at the time I published this, none were listed)
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