Jurors for the 1997 Pulitzer Prizes
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.