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BANNED: The Bluest Eye| PBS

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FROM THE COLLECTION: THE LIBRARY, PBS The Bluest Eye, Toni Morrison’s first novel, was published in 1970. Set in Lorain, Ohio — where Morrison herself was born — the book tells the story of Pecola Breedlove, an eleven-year-old African American girl who is convinced that she is ugly, and yearns to have lighter skin and blue eyes. This, she believes, […]
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Kara Walker made a portrait of Toni Morrison for the cover of The New Yorker. | Artsy

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Benjamin Sutton, Artsy artist Kara Walker has created an instantly iconic portrait of the recently deceased author Toni Morrison for the cover of The New Yorker magazine. The portrait, shared by the magazine on Instagram and reposted by Walker, features a closeup of Morrison’s head. The artwork is rendered in Walker’s distinctive, high-contrast, cut paper silhouette style, with dramatically swirling […]
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Toni Morrison’s Radical Vision of Otherness | New Republic The history of racism and exclusion in the United States is the history of whiteness.">Toni Morrison’s Radical Vision of Otherness | New Republic The history of racism and exclusion in the United States is the history of whiteness.

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The history of racism and exclusion in the United States is the history of whiteness.
Toni Morrison’s Radical Vision of Otherness | New Republic The history of racism and exclusion in the United States is the history of whiteness." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison Honored by Authors Guild – Atlanta Black Star NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison praised the power of literature and the “community” of writers. James Patterson told some jokes and even sang.">Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison Honored by Authors Guild – Atlanta Black Star NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison praised the power of literature and the “community” of writers. James Patterson told some jokes and even sang.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison praised the power of literature and the “community” of writers. James Patterson told some jokes and even sang.
Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison Honored by Authors Guild – Atlanta Black Star NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison praised the power of literature and the “community” of writers. James Patterson told some jokes and even sang." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More