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Toni Morrison

  1. first person
    Yearning for a Blessing From Toni MorrisonWorking with her at Princeton, I was always awestruck by her presence.
  2. remembrances
    What I Learned As Toni Morrison’s Personal AssistantToni taught me, “if you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else.”
  3. rest in power
    8 Women Writers on What Toni Morrison Meant to ThemMaya Angelou, Tayari Jones, Angela Davis, and more on the powerful influence of Morrison’s work.
  4. rest in power
    The Most Moving Tributes to Toni Morrison From Stacey Abrams, Beyoncé and MoreAfter news broke that the luminary had died at 88, tributes began pouring in on social media.
  5. obits
    Beloved Author Toni Morrison Has DiedShe was 88 years old.
  6. international women's day
    25 Famous Female Leaders on PowerPoliticians, CEOs, and writers on what it means to lead.
  7. reading women
    Angela Flournoy on the Book That Changed HerBeloved by Toni Morrison.
  8. speak out
    25 Famous Women on Standing Up for Themselves and OthersHillary Clinton, Rosa Parks, Zendaya, and more on speaking out.
  9. choices
    25 Famous Women on Quitting or Keeping Your Day JobEmma Stone baked dog treats. Fran Lebowitz drove a cab. Nancy Meyers made cheesecake.
  10. identities
    25 Famous Women on Their Immigrant RootsStories from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Ali Wong, Toni Morrison, and more.
  11. wrinkles in time
    25 Famous Women on Getting OlderDiane Keaton, Maya Angelou, Helen Mirren, and more women on aging.
  12. words of wisdom
    Toni Morrison on ForgivenessQuotes from her talk at the New Yorker Festival. 
  13. party chat
    DVF Awards Honorees on the Women Who’ve Inspired ThemQueen Nzinga, Inez McCormack, and more.