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[REVIEW] Toni Morrison’s Stunning ‘Home’

Toni Morrison is a national treasure. At 81 years young, this empress of literature has seen her Pulitzer-winning work adapted by Hollywood (1987’s Beloved), scored a Nobel Prize and has long been required reading at universities around the world—to say nothing of Oprah’s Book Club. Morrison’s poetic prose elevated her nine novels to rare space in American

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Toni Morrison to Win Presidential Award

A statement from the White House confirmed that author and educator Toni Morrison will be awarded a Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Pulitzer prize winning Morrison will be honored along with Bob Dylan, astronaut John Glenn, Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low, former secretary of state Madeline Albright, and others. “These extraordinary honorees come from different backgrounds and different