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📒The Bluest Eye ✍ Toni Morrison

✏Book Title : The Bluest Eye
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2007-07-24
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 0307386589
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Bluest Eye Book Summary : Pecola Breedlove, a young black girl, prays every day for beauty. Mocked by other children for the dark skin, curly hair, and brown eyes that set her apart, she yearns for normalcy, for the blond hair and blue eyes that she believes will allow her to finally fit in.Yet as her dream grows more fervent, her life slowly starts to disintegrate in the face of adversity and strife. A powerful examination of our obsession with beauty and conformity, Toni Morrison’s virtuosic first novel asks powerful questions about race, class, and gender with the subtlety and grace that have always characterized her writing.

✏Book Title : Toni Morrison s Art A Humanistic Exploration of The Bluest Eye and Beloved
✏Author : Sumedha Bhandari
✏Publisher : Anchor Academic Publishing
✏Release Date : 2017-02-08
✏Pages : 95
✏ISBN : 9783960676188
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Toni Morrison s Art A Humanistic Exploration of The Bluest Eye and Beloved Book Summary : Toni Morrison, the eighth American to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, is perhaps the most formally sophisticated novelist in the history of African-American literature. Astutely, she describes aspects of human lives and, unlike many other writers, reveals the hope and beauty that underlines the worlds ugliness. Her artistic excellence lies in achieving a perfect balance between black literature and writing abouth the universally truth. Although firmly grounded in the cultural heritage and social concerns of black Americans, her work transcends narrowly prescribed conceptions of ethnic literature, exhibiting universal mythical patterns and overtones. Her novels, thus, mourn on universal concerns. The endeavor in this study is to scrutinize the unspoken lexis of Toni Morrison’s works and to unveil the layers of humanistic concerns that provide denotations to her words. Earlier studies on this writer have concentrated on adjudging her as a writer addressing problems of black people. However, this book tries to extend this notion to encompass the problems of whole human community by assimilating blacks in the general drama of life. Before dyeing the strings of Morrison’s novels with the colour of humanist concerns, this book delineates the term ‘Humanism’ from which these humanistic concerns arise.

📒Tar Baby ✍ Toni Morrison

✏Book Title : Tar Baby
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2007-07-24
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 0307388158
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tar Baby Book Summary : Ravishingly beautiful and emotionally incendiary, Tar Baby is Toni Morrison’s reinvention of the love story. Jadine Childs is a black fashion model with a white patron, a white boyfriend, and a coat made out of ninety perfect sealskins. Son is a black fugitive who embodies everything she loathes and desires. As Morrison follows their affair, which plays out from the Caribbean to Manhattan and the deep South, she charts all the nuances of obligation and betrayal between blacks and whites, masters and servants, and men and women.

📒Coloring Whiteness ✍ Faedra C Carpenter

✏Book Title : Coloring Whiteness
✏Author : Faedra C Carpenter
✏Publisher : University of Michigan Press
✏Release Date : 2014-11-10
✏Pages : 299
✏ISBN : 9780472052363
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Coloring Whiteness Book Summary : Reading representations of whiteness by contemporary African American performers and artists

📒Paradise ✍ Toni Morrison

✏Book Title : Paradise
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2007-07-24
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 0307388115
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Paradise Book Summary : "Rumors had been whispered for more than a year. Outrages that had been accumulating all along took shape as evidence. A mother was knocked down the stairs by her cold-eyed daughter. Four damaged infants were born in one family. Daughters refused to get out of bed. Brides disappeared on their honeymoons. Two brothers shot each other on New Year's Day. Trips to Demby for VD shots common. And what went on at the Oven these days was not to be believed . . . The proof they had been collecting since the terrible discovery in the spring could not be denied: the one thing that connected all these catastrophes was in the Convent. And in the Convent were those women." In Paradise--her first novel since she was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature--Toni Morrison gives us a bravura performance. As the book begins deep in Oklahoma early one morning in 1976, nine men from Ruby (pop. 360), in defense of "the one all-black town worth the pain," assault the nearby Convent and the women in it. From the town's ancestral origins in 1890 to the fateful day of the assault, Paradise tells the story of a people ever mindful of the relationship between their spectacular history and a void "Out There . . . where random and organized evil erupted when and where it chose." Richly imagined and elegantly composed, Paradise weaves a powerful mystery.

✏Book Title : Studies in Post Colonialism
✏Author : Lilack Biswas
✏Publisher : Partridge Publishing
✏Release Date : 2015-07-25
✏Pages : 126
✏ISBN : 9781482851311
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Studies in Post Colonialism Book Summary : This book is a collection of scholarly essays on various literature, film, as well as literary figures from a postcolonial point of view. The deep meditation and keen observations from postcolonial point of view of W. B. Yeats or the Bollywood adaptation of Shakespeare as well as Rushdi, Amitabha Ghosh, or Jhumpa Lahiri by modern Indian scholars have given the book a fresh flavour. The studies on Chinua Achebe, Benjamin Zephaniah, and Doris Lessing have added new dimensions to this. On the other hand, the chapters on color imperialism and racial arrogance have contributed to show different angles of postcolonialism.

📒The Toni Morrison Encyclopedia ✍ Elizabeth Ann Beaulieu

✏Book Title : The Toni Morrison Encyclopedia
✏Author : Elizabeth Ann Beaulieu
✏Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2003-01
✏Pages : 428
✏ISBN : 0313316996
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Toni Morrison Encyclopedia Book Summary : Alphabetically arranged entries discuss the Nobel Prize-winning author's works, themes, and major characters, as well as providing an overview of her life and achievements.

📒Jazz ✍ Toni Morrison

✏Book Title : Jazz
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2007-07-24
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 0307388107
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jazz Book Summary : In the winter of 1926, when everybody everywhere sees nothing but good things ahead, Joe Trace, middle-aged door-to-door salesman of Cleopatra beauty products, shoots his teenage lover to death. At the funeral, Joe’s wife, Violet, attacks the girl’s corpse. This passionate, profound story of love and obsession brings us back and forth in time, as a narrative is assembled from the emotions, hopes, fears, and deep realities of black urban life.

📒Home ✍ Toni Morrison

✏Book Title : Home
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2012-05-08
✏Pages : 160
✏ISBN : 9780307959874
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Home Book Summary : The latest novel from Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison. An angry and self-loathing veteran of the Korean War, Frank Money finds himself back in racist America after enduring trauma on the front lines that left him with more than just physical scars. His home--and himself in it--may no longer be as he remembers it, but Frank is shocked out of his crippling apathy by the need to rescue his medically abused younger sister and take her back to the small Georgia town they come from, which he's hated all his life. As Frank revisits the memories from childhood and the war that leave him questioning his sense of self, he discovers a profound courage he thought he could never possess again. A deeply moving novel about an apparently defeated man finding his manhood--and his home. This eBook edition includes a Reading Group Guide.

✏Book Title : Conversations with Toni Morrison
✏Author : Toni Morrison
✏Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
✏Release Date : 1994
✏Pages : 293
✏ISBN : 0878056920
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Conversations with Toni Morrison Book Summary : Interviews from over the course of her career document Morrison's views about fiction, writing technique, and the role of the novelist