Five Poems: The Gospel According to Toni Morrison

  title={Five Poems: The Gospel According to Toni Morrison},
  author={Stephanie Li},
  pages={899 - 914}
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Affirmations of Flesh: Toni Morrison's Gaze into the Human
I prefer to think of a-world-in-which-race-does-not-matter as something other than a theme park, or a failed and always-failing dream or as the father’s house of many rooms. I am thinking of it asExpand


The Holy Bible
The Old Testament being David Robert Palmer's ongoing updating of the ASV Old Testament; the New Testament being David Robert Palmer's original translations of the four gospels, Acts 1-22, James, 1Expand
Revisiting Slave Narratives II
  • 2005
"Passing On" Death: Stealing Life in Toni Morrison's Paradise
And it is upon these women in flight from death and despair that nine male citizens of Ruby will lay their pain, their terror, and their murderous rage.... (Barnes & Noble Paradise website; myExpand
Racial Stock and 8-Rocks: Communal Historiography in Toni Morrison's 'Paradise'
There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism. Walter Benjamin (258) With the publication of Paradise in 1998, Toni Morrison completed a trilogy ofExpand
The Norton Anthology of African American Literature
An anthology of the work of 120 writers spanning two centuries, this book covers the earliest known work by an African American, Lucy Terry's poem "Bars Fight", to the writing of Nobel Prize winnerExpand
Conversations with Toni Morrison
Without apology Nobel Prize author Toni Morrison describes herself as an African-American woman writer. These collected interviews reveal her to be much more. She has shared space in her creativeExpand
Is Morrison Also among the Prophets?: "Psychoanalytic" Strategies in 'Beloved.' (Toni Morrison)
In our efforts to consider the structure of "rememory" in Beloved, we should call to mind what Toni Morrison once said: Because so much in public and scholarly life forbids us to take seriously theExpand