New Orleans stages calendar, Nov. 26-Dec.2,
New Orleans stages calendar, Nov. 26-Dec.2, 2015The New Orleans AdvocateStage adaptation of Toni Morrison's work about the legacy of racism in a small Ohio town. $35 and up. (504) 522-2081. lepetittheatre.com. “A CRESCENT CITY CHRISTMAS”: Opening 7:30 p.m., Dec. 4, 10-12, Nims Black Box Theatre, New Orleans Center for ...
Posted on 24 November 2015 | 3:15 pm
Nakeya Brown: Capturing positive images of
Rolling OutNakeya Brown: Capturing positive images of Black womenRolling OutBrown credits female writers like Alice Walker, Audre Lorde, and Toni Morrison for helping her find her language, the language that she felt she needed to illustrate her ideas through photography. Brown's other projects like “The Refutation of “Good ...
Posted on 24 November 2015 | 11:21 am
Book excerpts by Toni Morrison and thousands
Book excerpts by Toni Morrison and thousands of others can be browsed onlineBrisbane TimesRandom House, Inc. has made online excerpts available from books by Toni Morrison, Calvin Trillin and thousands of others as publishers continue their push to sell more books through the Internet. The Random House search and browser program, Insight, ...
Posted on 17 November 2015 | 8:05 pm
Watch Toni Morrison Break Down Why Racism Is
Huffington PostWatch Toni Morrison Break Down Why Racism Is A White ProblemHuffington PostToni Morrison is without a doubt one of the greatest novelists of all time, and one of the most profound thinkers on race and identity politics in America. Naturally, Morrison gets asked to share her thoughts on race all the time, but perhaps one of ...and more »
Posted on 10 November 2015 | 12:24 pm
Toni Morrison, en son havre de paix -
L'ExpressToni Morrison, en son havre de paixL'ExpressEt trois jours plus tôt, Toni Morrison a glissé dans sa salle de bains. La Prix Nobel, entre deux éclats de rire, se décrit au tapis, saignant de la tête et furibarde, geignant "je suis tombée et je ne peux pas me relever" comme dans la célèbre ...
Posted on 27 October 2015 | 4:13 am
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