The Resource Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations, Toni Morrison

Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations, Toni Morrison

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Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations
Title
Mouth full of blood
Title remainder
essays, speeches and meditations
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Title variation
The source of self-regard
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Language
eng
Summary
Spanning four decades, these essays, speeches and meditations interrogate the world around us. They are concerned with race, gender and globalisation. The sweep of American history and the current state of politics. The duty of the press and the role of the artist. Throughout A Mouth Full of Blood our search for truth, moral integrity and expertise is met by Toni Morrison with controlled anger, elegance and literary excellence. The collection is structured in three parts and these are heart-stoppingly introduced by a prayer for the dead of 9/11, a meditation on Martin Luther King and a eulogy for James Baldwin. Morrison's Nobel lecture, on the power of language, is accompanied by lectures to Amnesty International and the Newspaper Association of America. She speaks to graduating students and visitors to both the Louvre and America's Black Holocaust Museum. She revisits The Bluest Eye, Sula and Beloved; reassessing the novels that have become touchstones for generations of readers
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Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
818.54
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Globilization
  • Essays
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Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations, Toni Morrison
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 354 pages
Isbn
9781784742867
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(pbk.)
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations, Toni Morrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 354 pages
Isbn
9781784742867
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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