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Toni Morrison Dies at the Age of 88

‘Beloved’ novelist was first black woman to receive the Nobel Prize in literature, awarded in 1993, passed away today at the tender age of 88. 

 

Toni Morrison, a literary lion whose narrative voice soared from deep tenderness to searing power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other novels, died Monday night in New York. 

 

Toni Morrison, the Nobel laureate in literature whose best-selling work explored black identity in America and in particular the often crushing experience of black women through luminous, incantatory prose resembling that of no other writer in English. 

 

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