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Toni Morrison at 90: A panel of international scholars explores the impacts of Morrison’s scholarly and creative work on the occasion of her 90th birthday

Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

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Join the discussion as scholars from around the world discuss how Toni Morrison’s scholarship and art have impacted writers, critics and readers and how her work resonates in our present time. This event is part of the Cornell Celebrates Toni Morrison series, hosted by the College of Arts & Sciences and powered by eCornell. Register here:

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College of Arts & Sciences, English, Africana Studies and Research Center, Diversity


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Kathy Hovis


Meredith Gadsby, associate professor of Africana Studies and Comparative American Studies, Oberlin College and Conservatory; Paula Giddings, Elizabeth A. Woodson Professor Emerita of Africana Studies, Smith College; Tayari Jones, author of four novels, including "An American Marriage" and A.D. White Professor at Large; Eleanor Traylor, professor and chair emerita, Department of English, Howard University; and Dominique Bourgois, French publisher

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Roger Gilbert

Roger Gilbert left a positive review 2/17/2021

One of the most moving academic panel discussions I've ever heard.

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