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Closing Night! Toni Morrison

06/11/13 | 7pm

New York Public Library: Main Branch, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

South Court Auditorium, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street Map

$25, $15 students and seniors

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11-06-2013 12:00:00 11-06-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Closing Night! Toni Morrison | 7pm To close the Spring 2013 season, Paul Holdengräber joins Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison to celebrate a lifetime of achievement. Morrison is the recipient of both a Nobel and Pulitzer Prize, and is the Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities, Emerita at Princeton University. Her ten major novels, including Song of Solomon, Tar Baby, Beloved, Jazz, and Home have received extensive critical acclaim. In 2006 Beloved was chosen by The New York Times Book Review as the best work of American fiction published in the last quarter-century. Toni Morrison is a trustee of the New York Public Library, a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She served on the NEA National Council of the Arts for six years. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=129436 New York Public Library: Main Branch, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building New York Public Library: Main Branch, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

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To close the Spring 2013 season, Paul Holdengräber joins Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison to celebrate a lifetime of achievement. Morrison is the recipient of both a Nobel and Pulitzer Prize, and is the Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities, Emerita at Princeton University. Her ten major novels, including Song of Solomon, Tar Baby, Beloved, Jazz, and Home have received extensive critical acclaim. In 2006 Beloved was chosen by The New York Times Book Review as the best work of American fiction published in the last quarter-century. Toni Morrison is a trustee of the New York Public Library, a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She served on the NEA National Council of the Arts for six years.

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