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  Ebony Editor's Howard T-Shirt Goes Viral Ebony Editor's Howard T-Shirt Goes Viral after MSNBC HBCU ChatDaily Edition2paragraphs.comPhylicia. Toni. Roberta. For those in the know that means fellow alumnae of Howard, the legendary black university in Washington, DC. The surnames attached to this illustrious group? That's Debbie Allen, Phylicia Rashad, Toni Morrison, Roberta Flack.
Posted on 26 July 2014 | 4:48 pm
  A tribute to Nadine Gordimer - Boston Globe Boston GlobeA tribute to Nadine GordimerBoston Globe... other Nobel Laureates in literature to an intellectual feast in honor of Soyinka: Nadine Gordimer (1991), Derek Walcott (1992), and Toni Morrison (1993). He asked me to introduce Gordimer, which I did to a packed, riveted audience at that historic ...
Posted on 26 July 2014 | 3:30 pm
  Dee Dee Bridgewater - Boston Globe Boston GlobeDee Dee BridgewaterBoston GlobeNot Dee Dee Bridgewater who is a Grammy-Award-winning jazz singer; Tony-Award-winning musical actress (she was Glinda in the Broadway production of “The Wiz”); and radio host (NPR's “JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater''). She flies in from a show in ...
Posted on 26 July 2014 | 3:30 pm
  Friends, family remember Bullock Creek grad Friends, family remember Bullock Creek grad who died in New York plane crashMidland Daily NewsDuring the memorial, which was attended by many from the community as well as Reed's parents, Nicholas and Toni Phillips, and his sister Paige, a group of friends who knew him best described his character through the stories they told, showing him to ...and more »
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 9:07 pm
  Banning Children's Literature: The Right to Banning Children's Literature: The Right to ReadFair ObserverImagine a visual showing Mark Twain, Judy Blume, Charles Darwin, Tennessee Williams, Toni Morrison, Walt Whitman, Katherine Paterson, Martin Luther, J.D. Salinger, Thomas Jefferson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Galileo Galilei, Maurice Sendak and ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 6:29 pm

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  Education events this weekLast Monday Book Group, 7 p.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, Multipurpose room C. Book under discussion will be “Love” by Toni Morrison. Call (706) 613-3650, ext. 356. Newcomers always welcome. • Native Medicinal Plants, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 11:18 am
  Toni Morrison: can we find paradise onThe story goes like this. My grandfather attended school for one day in order to tell the teacher he wouldn’t be back because he had to work. His older sister, he said, would teach him to read. It was one of those details that surface in family lore, but ...
Posted on 26 May 2014 | 6:00 pm
  Words and War: Toni Morrison at West PointWEST POINT, N.Y. — As thousands of hungry West Point cadets streamed into the mess hall for their 20-minute lunch break here on Friday, they paused from the rush to the tables to give a rousing group cheer to a guest who has received hundreds of ...
Posted on 22 March 2013 | 5:10 pm
  Toni Morrison on love, loss and modernityThere is nothing about Toni Morrison that isn’t distinctive. The way she thinks, the rhythm of her speech, her appearance, even her laughter. It’s robust and full and she embraces it with unselfconscious abandon. Her voice, in life and in her work, is ...
Posted on 16 July 2012 | 4:00 pm
  ‘Home,’ a Novel by Toni MorrisonThe first four words of Toni Morrison’s new book greet — or assail — us before the story even begins. They’re from the epigraph, which quotes a song cycle written by the author some 20 years ago and therefore, it seems safe to say, not originally ...
Posted on 19 May 2012 | 2:17 pm
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From the Mystery Library: Song of Solomon byAt 83 years old, Toni Morrison is widely recognized as one of America's greatest authors. She's probably best-known for her Pulitzer-Prize-winning novel, Beloved, and her 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature. Today's library pick ...
Posted on 11 July 2014 | 9:15 am
Transcript: Toni Morrison at PortlandTranscript: Toni Morrison at Portland State, 1975. Educating the conqueror is not our business. —Toni Morrison. Last week some of us heard for the first time a presentation that Prof. Toni Morrison made in May 1975 during a ...
Posted on 7 July 2014 | 6:43 pm
Rare Toni Morrison Speech Unearthed -Ms. Morrison begins speaking at 6:50. Portland State, “Black Studies Center public dialogue. Pt. 2,” May 30, 1975. Series: Public Dialogue on the American Dream Theme. Panel Members: Toni Morrison, Primus St. John ...
Posted on 5 July 2014 | 5:59 pm
PSU Uncovers Tapes Of RFK, ToniPortland State University's archivist Cristine Paschild was wandering through the school's warehouse one day in 2010 when she came across a box with the vague label of “reel-to-reel.” Paschild opened up the box and found ...
Posted on 23 June 2014 | 12:40 pm
WWTMD? (What Would Toni Morrison Do?)So, who better to guide me than Toni Morrison, Nobel Laureate, Pulitzer Prize winner, and author of ten novels—including Beloved, one of the most acclaimed books of U.S. literature? It doesn't matter that all I have in common ...
Posted on 24 May 2014 | 5:00 am