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PBS NewsHour | Ann Patchett: Pulitzers Skipping Fiction Prize a 'Big Loss' | PBS

Duration: 07:54
Program: PBS NewsHour #10309
Broadcast Date: Apr. 18, 2012

For the first time since 1977, no Pulitzer Prize for fiction was awarded this year when none of the three finalists won a majority of a jury's vote. Best-selling authors Ann Patchett and Lev Grossman speak with Jeffrey Brown about the integrity of the judging process and the Pulitzers' power as a sales tool for booksellers.

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Post Date: April 18, 2012