Pulitzer Prize Nominated Journalist Donates Copies Of Best Selling Work To MSU

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – An acclaimed veteran journalist, novelist, and Mississippi native donates papers to Mississippi State’s Mitchell Memorial Library.

On Friday, Pulitzer Prize nominated journalist and best-selling crime novelist, Neely Tucker, donated copies of his best-selling work, article clippings, and other works that detail his time as a foreign correspondent.

During the program, Tucker read from and signed copies of his family memoir, “Love In The Driest Season.”

Tucker is a graduate of Starkville Academy, and attended both Mississippi State and the University of Mississippi.

Tucker works as a staff writer for The Washington Post.


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