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  Georgia students study Kendrick Lamar for Georgia students study Kendrick Lamar for classUSA TODAY“What if people had said, we shouldn't study Toni Morrison or Hemingway or Emily Dickinson because they're too new? Everything was new or too popular or too risqué at the time, but I just think that great stories last and the story of good kid, m.A.A.d ...and more »
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 1:13 pm
  East Wake High School bans 'The Bluest Eye' East Wake High School bans 'The Bluest Eye'Eastern Wake NewsIn July, East Wake High decided to remove Toni Morrison's “The Bluest Eye” from reading lists and required any teacher who plans to use Alice Walker's “The Color Purple” to assign it as alternative reading after receiving parental consent. A spokesman ...and more »
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 9:06 pm
  Dearly Beloved: 100 Years Ago the Last Dearly Beloved: 100 Years Ago the Last Passenger Pigeon DiedHuffington PostLook closely inside Toni Morrison's A Mercy to see passenger pigeons mentioned for dinner. You could shoot once into a flock and kill several. Tecumseh, 1768-1813, the legendary Shawnee prophet and leader in the old Ohio Country, who tried mightily to ...and more »
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 8:09 pm
  Vacations by the book: Lodgings for Vacations by the book: Lodgings for literature loversThe MissoulianGreenwood, a former Essence magazine editor-in-chief, also dedicated other spaces in homage to popular contemporary authors, including Toni Morrison and Walter Mosley. She incorporated romance and poetry genres, too. “I want to inspire our guests by ...
Posted on 31 August 2014 | 7:10 am
  Asheville area literary & book-related Asheville area literary & book-related eventsAsheville Citizen-TimesBOOK DISCUSSION: The Malaprop's Bookclub, hosted by Jay Jacoby, discusses “Beloved” by Toni Morrison at Malaprop's Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood St., Asheville, 7 p.m. Call 254-6734. Thursday. BOOK DISCUSSION: “The Likeness” by Tana French is ...
Posted on 30 August 2014 | 1:42 pm

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  Of course, writing takes a brave soulI read a lot of Rosa Guy as a young girl, and then I got into Toni Morrison in my mid-teens. Single books like So Long a Letter impacted me” Her poem, The Rain, was shortlisted for the 2012 Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Award. On whether she feels ...
Posted on 2 September 2014 | 9:02 am
  Kendrick Lamar Georgia University College"What if people had said, we shouldn't study Toni Morrison or Hemingway or Emily Dickinson because they're too new?" Diehl told USA Today. "Everything was new or too popular or too risqué at the time, but I just think that great stories last and the story ...
Posted on 2 September 2014 | 7:52 am
  Mobile Command Center unveiling at HanoverSince 2008, about 70 notable people in 15 fields of human endeavor in New Jersey have been inducted, including: Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Toni Morrison, Buzz Aldren and Yogi Berra. Rides in Malapardis Pond on paddle boats are available. Three ...
Posted on 2 September 2014 | 7:33 am
  Book Club to Meet for 'Bluest Eye'THOMASTON - The Adult Book Club at the Thomaston Public Library will meet Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. for a discussion of "The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison. The group will be led by Dr. Mark Schenker. "The Bluest Eye" is Morrison's first novel.
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 11:59 pm
  Georgia students study Kendrick Lamar for“What if people had said, we shouldn’t study Toni Morrison or Hemingway or Emily Dickinson because they’re too new? Everything was new or too popular or too risqué at the time, but I just think that great stories last and the story of good ...
Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:52 pm
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