Toni morrison, original name chloe anthony wofford, (born february 18, 1931, lorain, ohio, us), american writer noted for her examination of black. Biography of toni morrison, winner of the 1996 distinguished contribution to american letters award from the 1996 national book awards. Enjoy the best toni morrison quotes at brainyquote quotations by toni morrison , american novelist, born february 18, 1931 share with your friends.
Childhood to womanhood although she grew up in the north, southern traditions played a large part in toni morrison's upbringing her maternal grandfather, a. Missed it first time round and want a crack now before seeing the answers click here 1 toni morrison was born a chloe anthony wofford b antonia wolfe c. Toni morrison was born chloe anthony wofford, on february 18th 1931 she was the second of her parent's four children, who grew up in the.
Toni morrison biography - toni morrison is an african-american author, born chloe anthony wofford, february 18, 1931 in lorain, ohio - toni morrison. Beloved, by toni morrison (alfred a knopf) share: twitter facebook email finalists nominated as 1988 prize winners biography look homeward: a life. Toni morrison was born chloe anthony wofford her first novel, the bluest eye ( 1970), received mixed reviews, didn't. Toni morrison (born 18 february 1931) american writer, winner of the nobel prize in literature in 1993 2 quotes about morrison 3 external links. Toni morrison biography & books just great database biography toni morrison toni morrison name: toni morrison born: in lorain, ohio, the united states.
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Toni morrison  1931– writer schooled in oral tradition  found work editing  recovered black history  explored cost of assimilation  won the. Read the full-text online edition of toni morrison: a biography (2010. Toni morrison was born chloe anthony wofford, the second of four children, to george and ramah wofford on february 18, 1931 both of. Chloe anthony wofford, better known in the literary world as toni morrison, was born in lorain, ohio, in 1931 to ramah and george wofford her maternal. This lesson will provide a brief biography of nobel prize-winning author toni morrison, a complete list of the novels of this renowned african.
Seventy-two years ago, the novelist toni morrison was born here, in this small industrial town twenty-five miles west of cleveland, which most. Born: february 18, 1931 lorain, ohio african american writer toni morrison is the first african american woman to win the nobel prize for literature she is best . Before the awards, the recognition, the legions of fans and students, toni morrison was born chloe wofford as far as she's concerned, that is. Toni morrison was born chloe anthony wofford, in lorain (ohio), the second of four children in a black working-class family morrison received a ba in english .
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