Jurors for the 1997 Pulitzer Prizes
The Associated Press
Apr. 07, 1997
Pulitzer jurors nominate finalists for consideration by the Pulitzer Prize Board, which selects the winners.
Jurors for the 1997 Pulitzer Prizes:
_Howell Raines, editorial page editor, The New York Times
_Caroline Brewer, columnist, The Record, Hackensack, N.J.
_Bernard Caughey, associate editor, The Patriot Ledger, Quincy, Mass.
_John Seigenthaler, chairman, The Freedom Forum, First Amendment Center, Nashville, Tenn.
_Thomas Winship, chairman, International Center for Journalists
Spot News Reporting:
_Richard A. Oppel, editor, Austin (Tex.) American-Statesman
_James N. Crutchfield, senior vice president/executive editor, Press-Telegram, Long Beach, Calif.
_Catherine Shen, editor/vice president, news, South County Journal/Horvitz Newspapers, Kent, Wash.
_Julia Wallace, executive editor, Statesman Journal, Salem, Ore.
_Daniel J. Warner Sr., editor, The Eagle-Tribune, Lawrence, Mass.
_Anthony Marro, editor, Newsday
_N. Christian Anderson, publisher, Gazette Telegraph, Colorado Springs, Colo.
_Cole C. Campbell, editor, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
_Pamela J. Johnson, vice president/news and executive editor, The Arizona Republic, Phoenix Gazette
_Ellen Soeteber, managing editor, The Sun-Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
_William K. Marimow, managing editor, The (Baltimore) Sun
_Jerry Ceppos, executive editor and senior vice president, San Jose Mercury News
_Paul Delaney, editorial page editor, Our World News, Baltimore, Md.
_Fernando Dovalina, assistant managing editor, Houston Chronicle
_Frank Sutherland, editor and vice president/news, The Tennessean, Nashville, Tenn.
_Ron Martin, editor, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
_Kay Tucker Addis, editor, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va.
_Bill Felber, executive editor, The Manhattan (Kan.) Mercury
_Bruce Kyse, executive editor, The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, Calif.
_Linda Lightfoot, executive editor, The Advocate, Baton Rouge, La.
_William F. Woo, journalism professor, Stanford University
_George Anthan, Washington bureau chief, Des Moines Register
_Andrew J. Glass, Washington bureau chief, Cox Newspapers
_Rexanna Keller Lester, executive editor, Savannah (Ga.) Morning News
_Stuart Wilk, managing editor, The Dallas Morning News
_James F. Hoge Jr., editor, Foreign Affairs
_Jacqui Banazynski, senior editor for enterprise, The Oregonian, Portland
_John Hughes, editor, The Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah
_Robert G. Kaiser, managing editor, The Washington Post
_Thomas Kent, international editor, The Associated Press
_Gregory L. Moore, managing editor, The Boston Globe
_David T. Cook, editor, The Christian Science Monitor
_Dionicio Flores, editor and publisher, El Paso (Tex.) Times
_Barbara H. Ireland, editorial page editor, The Buffalo News
_Janet Weaver, managing editor, The Wichita Eagle
_Karen Jurgensen, editor of the editorial page, USA Today
_Gregory Favre, executive editor, The Sacramento Bee
_Richard Reeves, columnist, Universal Press Syndicate
_Paul C. Tash, executive editor and vice president, St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times
_Martin Tolchin, publisher and editor-in-chief, The Hill, Washington, D.C.
_Daniel Henninger, deputy editor, editorial page, The Wall Street Journal
_Douglas C. Clifton, executive editor, The Miami Herald
_Arnold Rosenfeld, editor-in-chief, Cox Newspapers, Atlanta, Ga.
_Rebecca Pepper Sinkler, former editor, The New York Times Book Review
_Robert J. Haiman, president emeritus/distinguished editor-in-residence, The Poynter Institute for Media Studies
_Lawrence K. Beaupre, editor/vice president, The Cincinnati Enquirer
_R. Bruce Dold, deputy editorial page editor, Chicago Tribune
_Joel Rawson, vice president and executive editor, Providence Journal-Bulletin
_E.R. Shipp, columnist, New York Daily News
_Josette Shiner, managing editor, The Washington Times
_Lou Heldman, president and publisher, Centre Daily Times, State College, Penn.
_Michael E. Keefe, editorial cartoonist, The Denver Post
_Harry M. Rosenfeld, editor-at-large, Albany Times Union/Hearst Newspapers
_Sue Ryon, deputy editorial page editor, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Spot News and Feature Photography:
_Craig Klugman, editor, The Journal-Gazette, Fort Wayne, Ind.
_Karen Baker, managing editor, The Idaho Statesman
_Hal Buell, executive photo editor (retired), The Associated Press
_Kim Komenich, staff photographer, San Francisco Examiner
_Narda Zacchino, associate editor and vice president, Los Angeles Times
_Anne Tyler, novelist, Baltimore, Md.
_R.H.W. Dillard, head of Hollins College creative writing program, Roanoke, Va.
_Frank McConnell, English professor, University of California at Santa Barbara
_Jeremy Gerard, news editor, New York magazine
_Clive Barnes, theater critic, New York Post
_Vincent Canby, drama critic, The New York Times
_Christine Arnold Dolen, theater critic, The Miami Herald
_Jack Kroll, senior editor, Newsweek
_Laurie Winer, drama critic, Los Angeles Times
_Geoffrey C. Ward, writer and historian, New York
_Jonathan R. Cole, dean of faculties and social science professor, Columbia University, New York
_Sherry H. Penney, chancellor, University of Massachusetts, Boston
_Frederick Taylor, retired executive editor, The Wall Street Journal
_Dan T. Carter, writer and professor, Emory University, Atlanta
_Doris Kearns Goodwin, biographer and historian, Concord, Mass.
_Rita Dove, poet, English professor, University of Virginia
_Mary Karr, poet, creative writing and literature professor, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.
_Alan Williamson, poet, English professor, University of California, Davis
_Henry Kisor, book editor, Chicago Sun-Times
_Ken Auletta, author, media columnist, The New Yorker magazine
_Verlyn Klinkenborg, writer, Housatonic, Mass.
_Robert Ward, composer, music professor, Duke University
_John Harbison, humanities professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
_John Lewis, composer and musician, New York
_Howard Reich, jazz critic, Chicago Tribune
_Joseph Schwantner, music professor, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, N.Y.