The Legacy of Toni Morrison

August 6, 2019

We’re celebrating the works of Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, the Pulizer Prize for Fiction, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Morrison’s work focused on African American life and culture during a time when black lives were rooted in stereotype.

Her work is expansive and will continue to resonate around the globe. She died at 88 years old on Monday, August 5, 2019.