In what comes as very sad news, veteran artist Toni Morrison has passed on at 88 years old.
The prestigious novelist, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993, passed on the previous evening August fifth, as indicated by a source at her distributer, Knopf.
Morrison was best known for her widely praised and smash hit novel “Dearest”, which won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
Conceived Chloe Ardella Wofford, Morrison was an American novelist, writer, supervisor, instructor and teacher emeritus at Princeton University.
She is likewise the primary dark lady of any nationality to be awarded a Nobel Prize in Literature.
Morrison’s most recent novel, God Help the Child, was distributed in 2015. She composed through the hardest of times, including the demise of her child in 2010.
Around the arrival of her ninth novel, Home, in 2012, Morrison disclosed to Interview magazine: “I quit composing until I started to figure, he would be truly put out on the off chance that he imagined that he had made me stop.”
Toni Morrison may be gone, however her inheritance will perpetually live.