Health Care

2011 Pulitzer Prize Winners at the Aspen Institute

April 18, 2011

The 2011 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced today. Among them are two authors who spoke at the Aspen Institute this past year: Siddhartha Mukherjee and Kay Ryan. Dr. Mukherjee won the Pulitzer Prize in “General Nonfiction” for his book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, while Ryan won her Pulitzer in “Poetry” for her book The Best of It: New and Selected Poems. Watch their full conversations about these Pulitzer Prize-winning books below.

Siddhartha Mukherjee in conversation with Elliot Gerson.

Kay Ryan in conversation with Dana Gioia.

During her visit Kay Ryan also sat down for a one-on-one interview.