April 18, 2011

Toni Morrison at Rutgers-Newark



Toni Morrison is the author of nine major novels. She won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993. The Bluest Eye, Sula, Song of Solomon, Tar Baby, Beloved, Jazz, Paradise, Love, and A Mercy have received extensive critical acclaim.

She received the National Book Critics Award in 1978 for Song of Solomon and the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for Beloved. In 2006, Beloved was chosen by the New York Times Book Review as the best work of American fiction published in the last quarter-century.

Toni Morrison reads in the Writers at Newark Reading Series on Tues., April 26, 2011, 5:30-7 p.m., in Multipurpose Room 231 at the Paul Robeson Campus Center, 350 Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard, Newark, New Jersey

Readings are free and open to the public.

Attention: No RSVPs are necessary for the Toni Morrison reading. Seating will be done on a first come, first serve basis. Please arrive early to give yourself plenty of time to park and to obtain seating. For High School teachers interested in bringing their students, please email rnmfa@andromeda.rutgers.edu

http://www.mfa.newark.rutgers.edu/visitingwriters/morrison.htm

A Mercy (Vintage International)   Song of Solomon   Beloved (Everyman's Library)   The Bluest Eye (Vintage International)
Love: A Novel   Sula   Jazz   Paradise (Oprah's Book Club)  

Rutgers-Newark Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing | Visiting Writers | Toni Morrison

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