Memphis native Katori Hall wins Pulitzer Prize for drama

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 11, 2021 3:14 PM CT | Published: June 11, 2021 2:09 PM CT

Craigmont High graduate Katori Hall was awarded a Pulitzer Prize Friday, June 11 in the 2021 drama category for her latest work “The Hot Wing King.”


Katori Hall Pulitzer Prize
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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