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From “Sula” to “Luster”: Fiction’s New School of Black Woman Heroines

Today’s Black women novelists are continuing the legacy of their predecessors by crafting complex heroines and expanding Black womanhood.

[EBONY Throwback] Toni Morrison, Who Sounded Off on Race, Writing and Regrets, Dies at 88

In celebration of Pulitzer Prize- and Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison, who passed away on August 5, 2019 at the age of 88, we are revisiting this April 2015 article.

Sen. Kamala Harris & 5 Other Notable Alpha Kappa Alpha Members

Sen. Kamala Harris and 5 Other Notable Alpha Kappa Alpha Members

AKAs, known for their iconic colors of pink and green and signature “Skee-Wee” sound, have made everlasting names for themselves in the worlds of politics, literature, entertainment and sports

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15 Celebrities Who Graduated from Historically Black Colleges & Universities

Graduation season is in full swing, and EBONY is highlighting some of the biggest celebrities…

Toni Morrison Gets Princeton Hall Named in Her Honor

Princeton University has named one of its halls after esteemed writer and author, Toni Morrison,…

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Editors’ Holiday Shopping Guide: 5 Must-Reads

When it comes to literature and pop culture, some great memoirs dropped in 2015, especially…

Toni Morrison Returns

So many who speak of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison and her newest novel God Help…


Toni Morrison’s New Short Story

If Tolstoy is to be believed, “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is…

New Toni Morrison novel due in April

New Novel from Toni Morrison Coming Soon

This might just be enough to make Oprah Winfrey resurrect her seemingly moribund Oprah 2.0…

Alabama Republican Wants to Ban Toni Morrison's 'The Bluest Eye' from Schools

The Bluest Eye Banned?

Bowing to Tea Party pressure, Alabama State Senator Bill Holtzclaw said this week that he…