Bob Dylan awarded Special Citation Pulitzer Prize
Posted by jhochstat on April 7, 2008
The 2008 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced today.
The biggest surprise of all of the announcements:
A special citation to Bob Dylan for his profound impact on popular music and American Culture, marked by lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power.
Dylan joins a distinguished group of Special Citation winners including John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk & Duke Ellington. Full list of past Special Citation winners from 1930-2008 can be found here
Congrats Bob, well deserved and a long time coming.