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English 320: Home -- Toni Morrison: Home

About the Book

About the Author

Toni Morrison The Pieces I Am

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am - This documentary reflects on the life and work of American novelist Toni Morrison. It includes discussions about many of her critically acclaimed novels and her career as an editor.

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Remembering Toni Morrison, An Iconic American Author -- New York Times (August 2019)

Toni Morrison speak about Home

Toni Morrison's “Home”: A Soldier Fights a War  Abroad and Racism at Home - PBS NewsHour segment, 2012 (Note: Use this link to see a transcript of this interview).

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison reads an excerpt from her novel Home.

Historical Context


Stories of African American Soldiers from the Veterans History Project (Library of Congress) - includes audio of interviews, images, photos, and brief bios.