Visit readingthewest.com to read Larry McMurtry's letter of thanks for this honor.. Larry McMurtry’s Streets of Laredo • Official Trailer • Miniseries I have no problem understanding what people like about McMurtry’s writings: Lonesome Dove (1986 Pulitzer Prize winner) etc. McMurtry and cowriter Diana Ossana adapted the screenplay for Brokeback Mountain (2005), which earned eight Academy Award nominations with three wins, including McMurtry and Ossana for Best Adapted Screenplay. Lonesome Dove, by Larry McMurtry (Simon & Schuster) Share: Twitter Facebook Email. Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events In Literary Life: A Second Memoir (2005), McMutry offered this reminiscence on the Prizes: "The day I found out that Lonesome Dove had been awarded the Pulitzer Prize, I happened to be lecturing at a small college in Uvalde, Texas. Larry McMurtry Biography Author Born Larry Jeff McMurtry, June 3, 1936, in Wichita Falls, TX; son of William Jefferson (a rancher) and Hazel Ruth McMurtry; married Josephine Ballard, July 15, 1959 (divorced, August, 1966); children: James Lawrence (a singer). of which Streets of Laredo is part of his enduring saga of Woodrow Call – and others – It’s the people in his stories. Je ne m'étendrais pas sur le récit en lui-même, je vous invite simplement à tenter à votre tour … Larry McMurtry on IMDb: Awards, nominations, and wins. Winning Work. Larry McMurtry just won a Reading the West award; you can vote for other winners. The Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association (MPIBA) has selected acclaimed author Larry McMurtry as the recipient of the 2020 Spirit of the West Literary Achievement Award. Larry McMurtry nous invite bien à jouer aux cow-boys et aux Indiens, et vous en apprendrez plus sur l'art de conduire le bétail que dans n'importe quel manuel du parfait bouvier.