2002 Pulitzer Prize Winners

  • Fiction: Empire Falls by Richard Russo
  • History: The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America by Louis Menand
  • General Nonfiction: Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution by Diane McWhorter
  • Biography: John Adams by David McCullough
  • Poetry: Practical Gods by Carl Dennis