Nikole Hannah-Jones

American journalist

Nikole Sheri Hannah-Jones (born April 9, 1976)[1][2] is an American journalist. She is known for her coverage of civil rights in the United States. In April 2015, she became a staff writer for The New York Times. In 2020, she won a Pulitzer Prize for her work on The 1619 Project.

Nikole Hannah-Jones
Nikole Hannah-Jones at the 2016 Peabody Awards
Nikole Sheri Hannah

(1976-04-09) April 9, 1976 (age 47)
Alma materUniversity of Notre Dame (BA)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (MA)
Years active2003–present
Known forInvestigative journalism
Spouse(s)Faraji Hannah-Jones
AwardsMacArthur Fellowship (2017)
Pulitzer Prize (2020)

References Edit

  1. Deutch, Gabrielle (2018-04-02). "Writer Hannah-Jones discusses black education, desegregation, and privilege". YaleNews. Retrieved 2019-04-10.
  2. Hannah-Jones, Nikole (2019-04-09). "It's my birthday today and I really want you to celebrate with me by watching this amazing documentary on Reconstruction that I had the honor of taking part in. And, yes, I was born on the anniversary of the end of the Civil War. I mean, of course". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-04-10.