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Toni Morrison

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Toni Morrison

Recipient of the 1993 Nobel Prize, member of The Nation's editorial advisory board and author of Love, Beloved, Paradise, Jazz and The Bluest Eye, among other books.


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In times of dread, artists must never choose to remain silent.

The events behind his story Benito Cereno are more than two centuries old, but the deceptions of racial inferiority that Melville exposes resonate today.

CORNEL WEST: We want to begin just by raising the general query of how
you would characterize our historical moment.