The winners of the 2015 Pulitzer Prizes were announced Monday via livestream on YouTube.
Anthony Doerr’s World War II tale All The Light We Cannot See, about a blind French girl and a German boy, won the Pulitzer for fiction, while Elizabeth Kolbert’s The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History took the general nonfiction prize. Other book winners include:
Drama: Between Riverside and Crazy, Stephen Adly Guirgis
History: Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People, Elizabeth A. Fenn
Biography: The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe, David I. Kertzer
Poetry: Digest, Gregory Pardlo
Music: Anthracite Fields, Julia Wolfe
To see the rest of the winners, head over to Pulitzer.org.