Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Pyle Book Honored

The Indiana Historical Society Press publication The Soldier's Friend: A Life of Ernie Pyle, written by Ray E. Boomhower, won second place in the book category at the Indiana Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists' annual Best in Indiana journalism contest Friday, April 25. The winners were honored for their work in 2007 at the Indianapolis Marriott North Hotel.

The Indiana Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists works to promote and protect First Amendment freedoms, offers scholarships, sponsors the annual “Best of Indiana” journalism contest and conducts professional development programs.

The Indiana University Press publication Long Journey Home: Oral Histories of Contemporary Delaware Indians, produced by Rita Kohn and Jim Brown, captured first place in the book category.

1 comment:

IU Press Blogmaster said...

Hello, thanks for mentioning Long Journey Home on your blog. Can you please fix the link to the IU Press website? It's http://iupress.indiana.edu

Thanks!