Trump's win: Toni Morrison calls it
Rolling OutTrump's win: Toni Morrison calls it 'cowardice'; Larry Wilmore, 'unblackening'Rolling OutNobel Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison and comedian and political commentator Larry Wilmore have both written compelling essays in the aftermath of Donald Trump becoming president-elect. Theirs are among 16 published by the New Yorker, that ...
Posted on 27 November 2016 | 6:52 am
Toni Morrison: Decline of 'white
Washington TimesToni Morrison: Decline of 'white superiority' scared Americans into ...Washington TimesPulitzer Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison penned an essay this week arguing that President-elect Donald Trump was elected because Americans are ...Toni Morrison: Fear Of Losing White Privilege Led To Trump's ElectionWeekly Challengerall 2 news articles »
Posted on 24 November 2016 | 5:06 am
Fear Of Crumbling White Privilege Led To
News OneFear Of Crumbling White Privilege Led To Trump Victory | News OneNews OneIn a New Yorker essay, titled Mourning For Whiteness, Toni Morrison states that scores of educated and poorly educated White voters “embraced the shame and ...and more »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 2:41 am
Toni Morrison Writes About Trump Voters for
TIMEToni Morrison Writes About Trump Voters for The New Yorker - MottoTIMEToni Morrison penned an essay for The New Yorker which pinpoints the fear Trump voters feel: America is losing its whiteness.Toni Morrison: Fear Of Losing White Privilege Led To Trump's ...Huffington PostToni Morrison: White Voters 'Eagerly Embraced' Trump Out of Fear of a 'Collapse of White Privilege'Breitbart NewsToni Morrison Has Written a Post-Election Essay | GalleyCat - AdweekGalleyCatThe Daily Dot -The Grio -The New Yorkerall 8 news articles »
Posted on 22 November 2016 | 9:13 am
Toni Morrison on the Election: 'The Sad
Toni Morrison on the Election: 'The Sad Plight of Grown White Men'CNSNews.com (blog)Morrison concludes, “So scary are the consequences of a collapse of white privilege that many Americans have flocked to a political platform that supports and translates violence against the defenseless as strength. These people are not so much angry ...
Posted on 18 November 2016 | 11:07 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