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Toni Morrison to Colbert: 'There's No Such Thing As Race' Play

Toni Morrison to Colbert: ‘There’s No Such Thing As Race’

by Jamilah King on November 21 2014, 11:43AM

The Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning author broke it down.

Topics: Culture

Angela Davis Praises Toni Morrison's Friendship and Editing

Angela Davis Praises Toni Morrison’s Friendship and Editing

by Jamilah King on October 31 2014, 11:28AM

“It was quite an amazing experience for me to have her as a mentor.”

Topics: Culture

Chipotle Tries to Explain Why Its 'Curated Thought' Series Doesn't Include Latino Authors

Chipotle Tries to Explain Why Its ‘Curated Thought’ Series Doesn’t Include Latino Authors

by Jamilah King on May 22 2014, 12:41PM

The company claims to have reached out to multiple Latino authors who declined their invitation to sign on.

Topics: Culture

Read Toni Morrison's New Short Story for Chipotle

Read Toni Morrison’s New Short Story for Chipotle

by Jamilah King on May 16 2014, 10:09AM

The company doesn’t just want to advertise to its customers, it wants to entertain them.

Topics: Culture

Flashback Photos to Celebrate Toni Morrison's 83rd Birthday

Flashback Photos to Celebrate Toni Morrison’s 83rd Birthday

by Jamilah King on February 18 2014, 10:43AM

Happy birthday, Toni Morrison!

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Toni Morrison and Junot Díaz Talk About Race and Writing

Watch Toni Morrison and Junot Díaz Talk About Race and Writing

by Jamilah King on December 12 2013, 2:27PM

Two of America’s most prominent writers of color will be in conversation with one another at the New York Public Library. You can watch it live. Tune in.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Alabama Republican Wants to Ban Toni Morrison's 'The Bluest Eye'

Alabama Republican Wants to Ban Toni Morrison’s ‘The Bluest Eye’

by Jamilah King on August 30 2013, 1:56PM

You stay classy, Bill Holtzclaw.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Obama Awards Highest Honor to Toni Morrison, Dolores Huerta [Photos]

Obama Awards Highest Honor to Toni Morrison, Dolores Huerta [Photos]

by Jorge Rivas on May 30 2012, 10:31AM

On Tuesday, President Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom—the Nation’s highest civilian honor—to 13 individuals who have made meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Author Toni Morrison Wins Highest U.S. Civilian Honor

Author Toni Morrison Wins Highest U.S. Civilian Honor

by Jamilah King on May 1 2012, 2:05PM

Morrison will be one of 13 recipients who are honored this year by President Obama.

Topics: /NOW

Toni Morrison, Sherman Alexie Among Authors on Banned Book Lists

Toni Morrison, Sherman Alexie Among Authors on Banned Book Lists

by Julianne Hing on October 3 2011, 9:29AM

We’re celebrating our favorite authors whose works have been banned at different points in history.

Topics: Arts & Culture

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