Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter and Author Tony Horwitz Dies at 60

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter and Author Tony Horwitz Dies at 60

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Author, historian and reporter Tony Horwitz passed away on Monday after suddenly collapsing while on his book tour. The Vineyard Gazette was the first to report that the author died at the age of sixty.     Born on June 6th 1958, Horwitz is a well-renowned reporter who used to work for The Wall Street Journal. His reporting on the devastating working conditions of low-wage jobs won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1995. Horwitz was also well-known for his non-fiction books. One of his most popular works is Confederates In The Attic, where he travels across different states to chronicle …