North Carolina-born Doug Marlette, who won the Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning in 1988 and was a member of the Class of 1981, died Tuesday morning in a single-car accident in northwest Mississippi. He was 57.
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Marlette’s contributions to Nieman Reports and to the Nieman Foundation:
- “The Voice of Independent Journalism”
- “Freedom of Speech and the Editorial Cartoon”
- “The Muslim Cartoon Controversy Exposed an Absence of Courage”