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Cormac mccarthy is an american novelist, screenwriter, and playwright who has won the pulitzer prize, the national book award, and the national book critics. Columbia university president lee c bollinger (left) presents sonny mehta (accepting for cormac mccarthy) with the 2007 pulitzer prize in fiction.