There are good ways of being old-fashioned and there are bad. One may seek to preserve important practices or ways of thinking in the face of fashion. One may also be blind to the ways in which tradition
TONI MORRISON: THE PIECES I AM (2019) Stream on Hulu; Rent on Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Vudu and YouTube. When her novel “Paradise” was banned in Texas prisons in the 1990s because of the perception
Its 18 members — appointed for life — are charged with choosing the winner of the Nobel Prize in literature. You would think that handing out the world’s most prestigious literary award — along with a
bookmarks.reviews - Jane CiabattariJane Ciabattari, author of the short story collection Stealing the Fire, writes the Between the Lines column for BBC Culture. She is a former president of the National Book Critics Circle and a member of the Writers Grotto. Her reviews, interviews and cultural criticism have appeared in the New York Times Book Review, the Guardian, Paris Review, the Washington Post and the Boston Globe, among other publications.
NEW YORK (AP) — A book of Toni Morrison quotations is coming out in December. “The Measure of Our Lives: A Gathering of Wisdom” will draw from her whole body of work, including celebrated novels such “Beloved”
NEW YORK (AP) — A book of Toni Morrison quotations is coming out in December. "The Measure of Our Lives: A Gathering of Wisdom" will draw from her whole body of work, including celebrated novels such "Beloved"
In an essay on race and memory, Toni Morrison wrote of "the stress of remembering, its inevitability, [but] the chances for liberation that lie within the process." Ta-Nehisi Coates' new novel, The Water