Rick Bragg (1959- ) is a writer and professor of journalism who won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing in 1996 while working for the New York Times. His works center on stories from his own life and his booksAll Over but the Shoutin' and Ava's Man reached the New York Times bestseller list. Bragg teaches at the University of Alabama College of Communications and Information Sciences.
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