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Revered author Toni Morrison dies at 88


The life and legacy of Toni Morrison


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Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88

Toni Morrison was an American novelist, essayist, editor, teacher and professor emeritus at Princeton University. Her first novel, The Bluest Eye, was published in 1970. The critically acclaimed Song of Solomon brought her national attention and won the National Book Critics Circle Award. In 1988, she won the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award for Beloved. Morrison died at Montefiore Medical Center in The Bronx, New York City, from complications of pneumonia. She was 88 years old.
    Died from complications of
    Infectious diseases


    Morrison died at

    The Bronx

    In 1993, She was awarded the
    Literary awards

    Nobel Prize in Literature

    She is known for

    Song of Solomon (novel)