Toni Morrison is the author of eleven novels, from The Bluest Eye (1970) to God Help the Child (2015). She received the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and in 1993 she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Toni Morrison is the author of eleven novels, from The Bluest Eye (1970) to God Help the Child (2015). Nuns go by as quiet as lust, and drunken men and sober eyes sing in the lobby of the Greek hotel.
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A powerful examination of our obsession with beauty and conformity, Toni Morrison&'s virtuosic first novel asks powerful questions about race, class, and gender with the subtlety and grace that have always characterized her writing.
Toni Morrison is not just an important contemporary novelist but a major figure . Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye. (Series: ) Thank you for reading books on BookFrom.
Toni Morrison is not just an important contemporary novelist but a major figure in our national literature. She is the best writer in America. John Leonard, National Public Radio. The bluest eye, by Toni Morrison.
The Bluest Eye. Toni Morrison has made herself into the D. H. Lawrence of. the black psyche, transforming . Vintage Books A Division of Random House, Inc. New York. the black psyche, transforming individuals into forces, idio-. syncrasy into inevitability. Morrison is perhaps the nest novelist of our time. Published in the United States by Vintage Books, a division of Random House, In. New York, and in Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto.
Toni Morrison doesn't get the respect she deserves and has rightfully earned.
Set in the author's girlhood hometown of Lorain, Ohio, it tells the story of black, eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove. Toni Morrison doesn't get the respect she deserves and has rightfully earned. I think that part of this has to do with the unfortunate connotations people have regarding Oprah's Book Club and part of it stems from, if not outright racism and misogyny, than the racist and misogynist assumptions that Morrison is popular only because she is a nonwhite woman, liberal guilt etc.
Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye-- "I gave up being sad a long time ago. Being sad doesn't give you anything; it. . Being sad doesn't give you anything; it just makes you tired and weak.
The Bluest Eye, published in 1970, is the first novel written by Toni Morrison, winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature
The Bluest Eye, published in 1970, is the first novel written by Toni Morrison, winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature. It is the story of eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove–a black girl in an America whose love for its blond, blue-eyed children can devastate all others–who prays for her eyes to turn blue: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different. This is the story of the nightmare at the heart of her yearning and the tragedy of its fulfillment.
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