How many of these powerful Toni Morrison
Times of IndiaHow many of these powerful Toni Morrison novels have you read?Times of IndiaThe literary genius known as Toni Morrison is a writer of the damaged and the damned. Morrison champions the cause of the black community, their hopes and dreams, trials and tribulations, their vigour and vitality. The Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winner ...
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 8:32 pm
JAZZ Has World Premiere at Baltimore Center
JAZZ Has World Premiere at Baltimore Center Stage Based on Toni Morrison NovelBroadway WorldCenter Stage Artistic Director Kwami Kwei-Armah does not shy away from presenting new and complex new work. Some are hits and some are misses. But you must respect and thank Kwei-Armah for his risk-taking. According to Kwei-Armah, "Truly, this is a ...
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 12:40 pm
Baltimore stage company giving world
Virginian-PilotBaltimore stage company giving world premiere to play based on Toni Morrison's "Jazz"Virginian-PilotThe world premiere of a play based on a Toni Morrison novel is an event . It is happening, through June 25, at Baltimore Center Stage as the city's leading professional theater company unveils its bold version of Morrison's 1992 novel “Jazz.” The Nambi E.
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 7:11 am
Toni Morrison's Jazz at Baltimore Center
Toni Morrison's Jazz at Baltimore Center Stage (review)DC Theatre SceneThis world premiere adaptation by Nambi E. Kelley of Toni Morrison's 1992 book isn't meant to be a song-and-dance show, but still it lacks the musicality and rhythm you associate with jazz and the musical structure used by Morrison when writing the book.
Posted on 31 May 2017 | 7:50 am
A kinetic premiere of 'Jazz' at Baltimore
Baltimore SunA kinetic premiere of 'Jazz' at Baltimore Center Stage - Baltimore SunBaltimore SunAn adaptation of Toni Morrison's "Jazz" receives a kinetic premiere from Baltimore Center Stage.and more »
Posted on 30 May 2017 | 3:21 pm
The Bearable Lightness of Michael Dirda
Not literally—he grew up in Lorain, Ohio, whereas I’m from the Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C. He is also 30 years older than I am, though in a coincidence, my father grew up in Lorain, a town that also produced Toni Morrison. He claims to dislike ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:08 pm
The Fire This Time: Ta-Nehisi Coates’s
The literary device employed is no coincidence. Toni Morrison has anointed Coates as the successor to James Baldwin, and while that is a heavy burden for any 40 year old to bear, it is one that he just might manage to handle with grace. Despite having ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:55 pm
8 Books to Add to the Modern Brown Girl
Eventually, I found Toni Morrison, Dr. Maya Angelou, Nikki Giovanni, Zora Neale Hurston, and more. I fell in love. It is no secret that women—particularly women of color—are coming for the old guard in literary and genre-specific writing circles and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:02 pm
10 popular grammar myths debunked by a
The following sentence appeared in the verbal section of a 2002 College Board exam, and students were asked to identify an error if there was one: Toni Morrison's genius enables her to create novels that arise from and express the injustices African ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:29 am
International network France 24 spotlights
From the glamour of the Cannes film festival to 25 th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, to interviews with George Clooney, Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Toni Morrison and Quincy Jones and so many more, "Encore!" is aimed at taking you to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:11 am