News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
September 29, 2016 Evey Wilson, Daniella Zalcman
This year, the Pulitzer Center exhibited Daniella Zalcman's award-winning photography at Photoville on the Brooklyn waterfront. Zalcman's work explores the legacy of Indian Residential Schools in...
September 27, 2016
Tom Hundley
Bolivia’s unconventional win in the drug war, Syrian’s mistrust of technology, and the arbitrary border of Azerbaijan.
September 23, 2016
Nathalie Applewhite
We are seeking an entrepreneurial, creative, and high-energy Campaign Director to provide day-to-day leadership and support for a five-year $50 million campaign.
September 20, 2016
Jon Sawyer
A 1,125-mile trek up Canada’s Mackenzie River, grantee Jason Motlagh explores the Darien Gap, and growing violence against refugees in Germany.
Cambodian journalists
September 15, 2016
Saul Elbein
Grantee's hard-hitting reporting draws the notice of Poynter's chief media editor
Libyans attempt to flee violence by crossing the border into Tunisia. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Tunisia, 2011
September 15, 2016
Nathalie Applewhite
The Pulitzer Center's support for The New York Times Magazine's special "Fractured Lands" issue has transformed how nonprofits and foundations partner with media outlets.
King Tom Cemetary
September 13, 2016
Amy Maxmen
Journalist Amy Maxmen receives prestigious science-writing prizes for reporting on Ebola and other diseases
Cambodian journalist Sa Piseth at home with his son
September 13, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Cambodian journalists facing violent retribution, the work of a Chinese activist and documentary filmmaker, and what deployment to Iraq meant for New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina.
September 12, 2016
John Morrison
A panel discussion on the people and issues behind "Fractured Lands," a landmark issue of The New York Times Magazine on the makings of tragedy in the modern Middle East.
Jon Sawyer welcomes guests at the Pulitzer Center 10th anniversary celebration at the Harold Pratt House in New York. Image by Jin Ding. New York, 2016.
September 12, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Jon Sawyer, executive director of the Pulitzer Center, appeared on public radio program St. Louis on the Air to discuss the Pulitzer Prizes centennial celebration.
Fractured Lands
September 8, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Scott Anderson
This week's newsletter highlights lessons that explore "Fractured Lands" and the "Power of Poetry"
A metal recycling worker stands on a pile of scrap automobile and industrial batteries wearing only flip-flops. Image by Larry Price. Indonesia, 2016.
September 8, 2016
Larry C. Price, James Whitlow Delano
New multi-platform exhibition from the Pulitzer Center and Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Dispatches, uses art to imagine news stories.
September 7, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Impunity for Syria's war criminals, new HIV treatments in South Africa, and a new approach to deradicalization in France in this week's newsletter.