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CULTURE & COMMUNICATION / “Toni Morrison will always be with us”: Angela Davis, Nikki Giovanni & Sonia Sanchez pay tribute
Date of publication at Tlaxcala: 09/08/2019

“Toni Morrison will always be with us”: Angela Davis, Nikki Giovanni & Sonia Sanchez pay tribute

Democracy Now!

 

Toni Morrison, one of the nation’s most influential writers, died this week at the age of 88 from complications of pneumonia. In 1993, Morrison became the first African-American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. She also won a Pulitzer Prize in 1988 for her classic work “Beloved.” Much of Morrison’s writing focused on the Black female experience in America, and her writing style honored the rhythms of Black oral tradition. Her work was deeply concerned with race and history, especially the sin of transatlantic slavery and the potentially restorative power of community. In 2012, President Obama awarded Morrison the Presidential Medal of Freedom. We speak with three legendary writers and close friends of Toni Morrison: Angela Davis, author and activist; Nikki Giovanni, poet, activist and educator; and Sonia Sanchez, award-winning poet.

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Courtesy of Democracy Now!
Source: https://www.democracynow.org/2019/8/7/remembering_toni_morrison
Publication date of original article: 07/08/2019
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