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Wis. native Ayad Akhtar wins Pulitzer for drama

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wisconsin native Ayad Akhtar's "Disgraced," a play about a successful Pakistani-American lawyer whose dinner party goes out of control, has won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for drama. The Columbia University's prize board on Monday said it beat out "Rapture, Blister, Burn," by Gina Gionfriddo and "4000 Miles" by Amy Herzog. Akhtar, the child of Pakistani immigrants, grew up in...

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