Stirring Images from the First Ever
FlavorwireStirring Images from the First Ever Illustrated Version of Toni Morrison's ...FlavorwireBVD_S_02 Toni Morrison's Beloved is widely considered the greatest of all American novels published in last quarter of the 20th century, but, until now, it has never been released as an illustrated edition — this despite the effortless magic with ...
Posted on 20 May 2015 | 12:57 pm
Toni Morrison dedicates bench to former
USA TODAYToni Morrison dedicates bench to former slaveUSA TODAYWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Toni Morrison — prolific writer, Pulitzer Prize winner, Nobel Peace Prize recipient — has given readers and students the gift of meaningful prose throughout her decades as a writer. In Nyack on Monday, she added a history lesson ...Toni Morrison gives us a seat for remembranceThe Journal News | LoHud.comToni Morrison Will Dedicate Memorial Tomorrow to Nyack Underground RR ...Patch.comIt's Bench By The Road Day in NyackNyackNewsAndViewsall 6 news articles »
Posted on 18 May 2015 | 7:21 pm
Toni Morrison to unveil Underground Railroad
The Journal News | LoHud.comToni Morrison to unveil Underground Railroad bench todayThe Journal News | LoHud.comIt is the day that brings Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison to Nyack to mark the village's role in the Underground Railroad, when schoolchildren will be given a window into the life of Cynthia Hesdra; a woman who lived in their hometown, who knew the ...
Posted on 14 May 2015 | 5:55 pm
The New Progressive Agenda: A Return to
Huffington PostThe New Progressive Agenda: A Return to CitizenshipHuffington Post... Inequality," a 13-point plan framed as the political left's answer to Republicans' 1994 "Contract With America," in a speech outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Below, Nobel Prize- and Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist Toni Morrison ...and more »
Posted on 12 May 2015 | 12:09 pm
The magic is missing in Toni Morrison's new
Detroit Free PressThe magic is missing in Toni Morrison's new novelDetroit Free PressDeep in the center of Toni Morrison's 11th novel, "God Help the Child," there's a section that resonates with the power of the author's finest work. Morrison is telling the story of Booker, a young man shattered by the abduction and murder of his ...Book Review | Toni Morrison's "God Help the Child"The Virginian-PilotBook review: Racial backdrop timely in Toni Morrison's 'God Help the Child'Fredericksburg.comall 4 news articles »
Posted on 9 May 2015 | 7:53 pm
AAAS Reading Series Featuring Dr. DaMaris B.
Some poems detail territories allocated to Indigenous American Nations. About the author: DaMaris B. Hill has a keen interest in the work of Toni Morrison and theories regarding “rememory” as a philosophy and aesthetic practice. She is inspired by the ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 8:20 pm
Toni Morrison's talk at Free Library of
The first time I met Toni Morrison was in an American literature class in college. It was an encounter I would never forget. It was startling, gripping, tragic and fantastic all at once. She had me at, “124 was spiteful. Full of a baby’s venom” the ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 3:10 pm
The Trigger-Happy Generation
Another student, they report, suggested in her class that maybe instead they could read “a Toni Morrison text.” A different student responded that “texts by authors of the African Diaspora are a staple in most high school English classes, and ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 8:26 am
Health-care workers improve their craft —
Mercy's group, which includes physicians, nurses, human resource managers, chaplains, lab technicians and others, has delved into poetry by W.H. Auden, Ernest Hemingway's short stories, the novels "Home" by Toni Morrison and "Monday Mornings" by Dr. Sanjay ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 6:19 am
Kansas Launches Bold Plan to Give Poor
Caryn Tyson—who most recently championed bills to legalize concealed carry of a gun without a license and to arrest teachers for exposing minors to “harmful” messages, like sex-ed curriculums and Toni Morrison novels—introduced the $25 limit to ...
Posted on 21 May 2015 | 11:28 am