Photo portrait of Toni Morrison for the first-edition back cover of her debut novel, The Bluest Eye

Toni Morrison
(*18. Februar 1931 als Chloe Ardelia Wofford iLorain, Ohio - †5. August 2019 in New York City)


"There is really nothing more to say — except why. But since why is difficult to handle, one must take refuge in how."

The Bluest Eye (1969)