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Toni Morrison

Author · 8/9/19

PBS Books and American Masters mourns the loss of the Pulitzer and Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison. Inspired to write because no one took a “little black girl” seriously, she published 11 acclaimed novels that illuminated the experiences of black America and inspired generations of writers.

Barbara Kingsolver Author

Barbara Kingsolver

Author · 8/8/19

Barbara Kingsolver was born in 1955 and grew up in eastern Kentucky. Her fifteen have been translated into more than two dozen languages, and have been adopted into the core literature curriculum in high schools and colleges throughout the nation.