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The Resource Toni Morrison : a literary life, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic book)

Toni Morrison : a literary life, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic book)

Label
Toni Morrison : a literary life
Title
Toni Morrison
Title remainder
a literary life
Statement of responsibility
Linda Wagner-Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book reads the oeuvre of Toni Morrison - fiction, non-fiction, and other - drawing extensively from her many interviews as well as her primary texts. The author places Morrison in several literary camps, one of them that of public intellectual; another, that of scion within the publishing world. Morrison began with novels that grew naturally from her own childhood in Lorain, Ohio - The Bluest Eye and Sula - but she quickly immersed herself in a myriad of African American lives and often little-known histories. Her work throughout her career as public intellectual (reviewing books, writing
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Wagner-Martin, Linda
Dewey number
813.54
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Literary Lives
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  • Morrison, Toni
  • Novelists, American
  • African American novelists
Label
Toni Morrison : a literary life, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Song of Solomon: the beginning of Morrison's career -- Tar Baby and other folktales -- Beloved, Beloved, Beloved -- Jazz and Morrison's trilogy: New York in the 1920s -- Morrison as public intellectual -- The Nobel Prize in literature and Morrison's trilogy -- Morrison and the twenty-first century: love -- Morrison and various mercies -- Morrison and the definitions of home -- Coda
Control code
PurchEBL2057823
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781137446695
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Toni Morrison : a literary life, Linda Wagner-Martin, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Song of Solomon: the beginning of Morrison's career -- Tar Baby and other folktales -- Beloved, Beloved, Beloved -- Jazz and Morrison's trilogy: New York in the 1920s -- Morrison as public intellectual -- The Nobel Prize in literature and Morrison's trilogy -- Morrison and the twenty-first century: love -- Morrison and various mercies -- Morrison and the definitions of home -- Coda
Control code
PurchEBL2057823
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781137446695
Specific material designation
remote

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