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Hank Klibanoff

Klibanoff (MSJ73), a veteran journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author is the James M. Cox Jr. Professor of Journalism at Emory University.

Klibanoff, a former editor at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and The Philadelphia Inquirer, co-authored "The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation" that won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for history. He oversees the Civil Rights Cold Case Project, which uses multimedia reporting to investigate unsolved racial murders that took place during the modern civil rights era in the South.