Awards & Winners

Hodding Carter

Date of Birth 03-February-1907
Place of Birth Hammond
(Louisiana, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as William Hodding Carter, II
Profession Writer, Journalist, Author
William Hodding Carter II was a prominent Southern U.S. progressive journalist and author. Carter was born in Hammond, Louisiana, the largest community in Tangipahoa Parish, in southeastern Louisiana. His parents were William Hodding Carter I and the former Irma Dutartre. Among other distinctions in his career, Carter was a Nieman Fellow. Carter died in Greenville, Mississippi, of a heart attack at the age of sixty-five. He is interred in the Greenville Cemetery.

Awards by Hodding Carter

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Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing
(For a group of editorials published during the year 1945 on the subject of racial, religious and economic intolerance, as exemplified by the editorial 'Go for Broke.')