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Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88

Tuesday, August 06, 2019 - 01:06

Author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel “Beloved” about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher said. Lisa Bernhard reports.

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Author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel “Beloved” about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher said. Lisa Bernhard reports.

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Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88

Tuesday, August 06, 2019 - 01:06