Generations of authors, editors and other artists and luminaries pay tribute to “the greatest chronicler of the American experience that we have ever known.”
“She loved us at our best and our broken.”
“The most formidable melding of mind and spirit.”
“Every one of her novels is a love story.”
Toni Morrison inspired generations of writers, artists and thinkers. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Margaret Atwood and many others told us about the impact she made on their work and lives.
Tracy K. Smith
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
Carmen Maria Machado
Sarah M. Broom