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On This Day in Black History :: 86 years ago a Queen was born :: Toni Morrison


Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison

Novelist, Editor, and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University.

Toni Morrison born Chloe Ardelia Wofford, February 18, 1931 is an American novelist, editor, and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed characters. Among her best known novels are The Bluest Eye (1970), Sula (1973), Song of Solomon (1977), and Beloved (1987).

Morrison won the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award in 1988 for