1991: Subway Lives

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Jim Dwyer ’80

Jim Dwyer offered an intimate look at the human faces behind and within America’s most famous mass transit system in his Newsday columns, later expanded into a book, Subway Lives: 24 Hours in the Life of the New York Subways. He went on to share a 1992 Spot News reporting Pulitzer Prize with Newsday colleagues and in 1995 received the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary.


Subway Lives

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