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Race, Nation, and Toni Morrison’s Beloved
January 3, 2018
Ilsley Public Library
UVM professor Emily Bernard explores how Beloved argues that America must reckon with the consequences of our nation’s original sin—slavery.
Note: Copies of Toni Morrison’s Beloved are available for loan at Ilsley Public Library. Books should be returned at or before the talk. You can also download Beloved as an e-book or audiobook from listenupvermont.org.
Underwriter: University of Vermont Humanities Center
For more information
- “The Radical Vision of Toni Morrison,” New York Times Magazine, 4/12/15
- “Why is Beloved Beloved?” Slate.com, 5/18/06
- Emily Bernard biography