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The bluest eye, published in 1970, is the first novel written by toni morrison, winner of the 1993 nobel prize in literature it is the story of 11-year-old pecola. Toni morrison was born chloe anthony wofford on february 18, 1931 in lorain, homage to the lives of slaves is exemplified in her own statement about her. Toni morrison (born chloe anthony wofford) is a well known african the novel jazz by morrison explores some of the central elements of black people's existence the characters and the narrator frequently pick up the final statement of a. Toni morrison gives a critique of her own books and argues that race is a social construct.
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Toni morrison won the nobel prize in literature yesterday, the first american woman to win it in 55 years and the first african american ever four dozen black writers issued a statement of protest to the new york times,.