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USToni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer

18:27  06 august  2019
18:27  06 august  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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Celebrities and fans are mourning the death of celebrated novelist Toni Morrison.

Morrison, known for her novels "Beloved," "Song of Solomon," "Sula" and "The Bluest Eye" and the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, died Monday at age 88 in New York following a short illness, according to her family and publisher.

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The Morrison family issued a statement via Morrison's publisher about her death, saying, "The consummate writer who treasured the written word, whether her own, her students or others, she read voraciously and was most at home when writing.  Although her passing represents a tremendous loss, we are grateful she had a long, well lived life."

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Several prominent names remembered Morrison as an inspiration.

"Genius has moved on," Shonda Rhimes wrote on Instagram, adding in a tweet that Morrison "made me understand 'writer' was a fine profession. I grew up wanting to be only her. Dinner with her was a night I will never forget. Rest, Queen."

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Toni Morrison, ‘Beloved’ Author and Nobel Laureate, Dies at 88

Toni Morrison, ‘Beloved’ Author and Nobel Laureate, Dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the 1993 Nobel laureate in literature, whose work explored black identity in America and in particular the experience of black women, died on Monday at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, her publisher, 

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Author Roxane Gay called Morrison's death a "devastating loss to the world of words, to our understanding of power and it’s reach, to the cultivation of empathy, to rich, nuanced, elegant storytelling."

She added: "Her work was a gift to every one who had the pleasure of reading her."

"And flight of angels sing thee to thy rest..." wrote Don Cheadle, quoting Shakespeare.

Rep. Ilhan Omar shared a quote from Morrison, adding she is "holding all those touched by Toni Morrison in my heart today."

"Toni Morrison was a towering intellect, a brilliant scribe of our nation’s complex stories, a heartbreaking journalist of our deepest desires, and a groundbreaking author who destroyed precepts, walls and those who dared underestimate her capacity," tweeted Stacey Abrams. "Rest well and in peace."

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Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
Toni Morrison: Shonda Rhimes, Don Cheadle mourn 'Beloved' writer
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