The most influential author of her generation, Toni Morrison’s work was radically ambiguous
Giles, Paul. (2019). The most influential author of her generation, Toni Morrison’s work was radically ambiguous The Conversation Media Group.
[Extract] Toni Morrison, who has died aged 88, was the most influential and studied American author of her generation. Born as Chloe Wofford in Ohio in 1931, she graduated in 1953 with a B.A. in English from Howard University, a historically black college located in Washington DC. She then completed an M.A. at Cornell on the work of Virginia Woolf and William Faulkner, before beginning an academic teaching career.
|Keywords||literature; Nobel Prize; American culture; Toni Morrison; US literature; global perspectives|
|Year||07 Aug 2019|
|Publisher||The Conversation Media Group|
|Web address (URL)||https://theconversation.com/the-most-influential-american-author-of-her-generation-toni-morrisons-writing-was-radically-ambiguous-121557|
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|Online||07 Aug 2019|
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|Deposited||19 Oct 2022|
|Open access||Open access|
|License: CC BY-ND 4.0|
|File access level: Open|
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