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Women and Adversity: Edith Wharton, First Women Awarded Pulitzer Prize for Fiction - Jo Ann Mathews
Women and Adversity: Edith Wharton First Women Awarded Pulitzer Prize for Fiction August 11 marks the 80th anniversary of Edith Wharton’s death. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1921 for “The Age of Innocence,” the first woman ever to earn that award. The novel was about New York high society and an …