Joseph Pulitzer

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United States newspaper publisher (born in Hungary) who established the Pulitzer prizes (1847-1911)


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Joseph Pulitzer had an incredible journey and made a major impact on America.
Hungarian-American media figure Joseph Pulitzer -- the namesake of the world's best-known prize for journalism -- is credited with saying that commercial success is good for a newspaper's "moral...
A former journalist and high school teacher, James McGrath Morris is the author of five works of nonfiction, including a biography of 19th-century politician and newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power (2010).
An economist and business historian, Lee Craig is at his best explaining the newspaper industry and Daniels's role, which was as influential as that of Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst in transforming it during the late nineteenth century by shifting the basis of financial success from political patronage to subscription and advertising revenues.
Louis Post-Dispatch journalists and was initially funded by Emily Rauh Pulitzer, the widow of Joseph Pulitzer Jr., grandson of the famous newsman.
10, 1931, she married Peter Pulitzer, the grandson of the newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer, in 1952.
Historical figures and events, such as William Randolph Hearst, Joseph Pulitzer, the rise of yellow journalism, and the newsboy strike of 1899 provide a context for this story to which educators will be drawn.
In the foyerlike space of the building's Entrance Gallery, portraits hang just as you'd expect in a patron's home--here featuring figures painted by the likes of Edouard Vuillard, Paul Cezanne, and Max Beckmann, and presided over by the elder Joseph Pulitzer himself, seated comfortably in John Singer Sargent's elegant 1905 portrayal.
A starting point for students investigating major themes in Western journalism studies, the book also includes superficial 'resumes' of key figures (including John Stuart Mill, Walter Lippmann, Lord Northcliffe and Joseph Pulitzer), intended to provide a springboard for further research.
Louis, an elegantly minimalist new museum funded by Emily Rauh Pulitzer, widow of the grandson of Joseph Pulitzer, publisher of the St.
But Welles and Mankiewicz wanted their Hearst to be a great American tragic hero, and the real Hearst, whose childhood was happy and who appeared motivated mostly by a petty rivalry with Joseph Pulitzer, didn't fit the bill.
Looking more like a dark Leonardo DiCaprio than the pic's kid star Christian Bale, Jeremy Jordan shines as the brave, brooding Jack Kelly who organizes an unruly crew of newsboys in 1899 to oppose a scheme by publishing mogul Joseph Pulitzer (a ripely villainous John Dossett) to cut into their meager earnings.
Baffled police detectives also were challenged by the involvement of two battling media moguls, Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst, who turned their high-profile case into big news.
Khan showcases sculptor Auguste Bertholdi, engineer Gustave Eiffel, poet Emma Lazarus, and fundraiser/publisher Joseph Pulitzer, among the many individuals involved.