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.”

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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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