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Pulitzer Prize medal
Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2012

Open quoteIt's the most significant award in American letters and it's a shame the jury couldn't find a work of fiction this year... It's a prize that can change the career trajectory of a writer.Close quote

  • spokesman at publisher Alfred A. Knopf, expressing disappointment at the Pulitzer Prize board's failure to select a fiction winner for the first time in 35 years
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