AMERICAN THEATRE | Arden Theatre Company
American TheatreAMERICAN THEATRE | Arden Theatre Company Announces 3 ...American TheatreThe lineup includes a world premiere musical, a classic drama, and stage adaptation of a novel.TOUCHTONES, A DOLL'S HOUSE and THE BLUEST EYE Set for ...Broadway Worldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 1:48 pm
Sunday's Episode of 'Girls' Was Lena Dunham
FlavorwireSunday's Episode of 'Girls' Was Lena Dunham at Her Most Persuasive — When She's Telling a StoryFlavorwireThe camera lands on framed newspaper raves, a PEN award nomination, books upon books lining built-in, custom-lit shelves, piles of manuscripts, a photo of him and Toni Morrison, a painting of Woody Allen with a gun to his head. This is a Man of Letters ...The Cunning “American Bitch” Episode of “Girls”The New YorkerThe Gut Punch of 'Girls': What Lena Dunham Got Right About Powerful Male AuthorsObserverGirls' Episode With Matthew Rhys Proves This Show Is Still Brilliant at Stoking ControversySlate Magazine (blog)Vulture -Junkee -Deciderall 87 news articles »
Posted on 27 February 2017 | 7:20 am
On my shelf: Rereading Toni Morrison -
News24On my shelf: Rereading Toni MorrisonNews24This statement, an inversion of Zora Neale Hurston's “I feel most coloured when I am thrown against a sharp white background”, seems to fit Toni Morrison's analysis in her essential work of literary criticism, Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 8:29 pm
Shoestring Players Present Toni Morrison's
USC UpstateShoestring Players Present Toni Morrison's “The Bluest Eye,” February 23-26USC UpstateThe Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will perform Toni Morrison's “The Bluest Eye,” February 23-26 in the Performing Arts Center Theatre at USC Upstate. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
Posted on 22 February 2017 | 12:01 pm
Celebrating Toni Morrison And Audre Lorde -
Celebrating Toni Morrison And Audre LordeBlavityToni Morrison's novels singlehandedly changed my life. Audre Lorde's ideas taught me how to do away with any ideologies that furthered my oppression. February 18th is Morrison's and Lorde's shared birthday. While Audre Lorde rests in power, today, Toni ...
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 7:58 am
The Bearable Lightness of Michael Dirda
Not literally—he grew up in Lorain, Ohio, whereas I’m from the Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C. He is also 30 years older than I am, though in a coincidence, my father grew up in Lorain, a town that also produced Toni Morrison. He claims to dislike ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:08 pm
The Fire This Time: Ta-Nehisi Coates’s
The literary device employed is no coincidence. Toni Morrison has anointed Coates as the successor to James Baldwin, and while that is a heavy burden for any 40 year old to bear, it is one that he just might manage to handle with grace. Despite having ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:55 pm
8 Books to Add to the Modern Brown Girl
Eventually, I found Toni Morrison, Dr. Maya Angelou, Nikki Giovanni, Zora Neale Hurston, and more. I fell in love. It is no secret that women—particularly women of color—are coming for the old guard in literary and genre-specific writing circles and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:02 pm
10 popular grammar myths debunked by a
The following sentence appeared in the verbal section of a 2002 College Board exam, and students were asked to identify an error if there was one: Toni Morrison's genius enables her to create novels that arise from and express the injustices African ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:29 am
International network France 24 spotlights
From the glamour of the Cannes film festival to 25 th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, to interviews with George Clooney, Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Toni Morrison and Quincy Jones and so many more, "Encore!" is aimed at taking you to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:11 am