"Disgraced," Ayad Akhtar's play about a corporate lawyer who has hidden his Pakistani Muslim heritage, has won the 2013
This year's drama jury was led by
"Disgraced" was produced last year by
The plot follows Amir Kapoor, a lawyer, and his artist wife, Emily, during the course of a dinner party in which buried feelings are revealed.
Akhtar was born in New York and raised in Milwaukee. His other work includes the novel "American Dervish" and the screenplay to "The War Within."
Last year's Pulitzer winner in drama was "Water by the Spoonful" by Quiara Alegria Hudes.