A twentieth-century American novelist and essayist on African-American themes. Among her best-known works are the novels The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, and Beloved. She won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1993.
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It reminded me a bit of an alternative take on The Wolf of Wall Street—through the Toni and Candace lens.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Artists like Mick Jagger and Van Morrison obsessively revered and imitated African-American blues and rock musicians.
Morrison handed her a “Yes” campaign leaflet printed in Polish.
She said someone had already given her the literature in her native language, but Morrison was confident.
To date, Rita has been featured on records by DJ Fresh as well as UK RB musicians Craig David, Tinchy Stryder, and James Morrison.The Improbable Rise of Rita Ora: A Guide for the Modern-Day Celebrity|Emma Gannon|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A pupil wrote:—Short steps … stepson … real son … more a son … Morrison.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
On the other hand, at the four camps of Morrison & Daly were three hundred men each with four months' pay coming to him.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
But when the Bos-toni-ans first heard of it, they were so indignant that they wanted to kill Boylston.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber
Lieutenant Morrison had just seen a field piece, not 200 yards away, pointing down the Plank Road.Historic Fredericksburg|John T. Goolrick
The district is electoral; Askin Morrison, Esq., is the first member.