Toni Morrison

  • May 29, 2012  

    In her new novel “Home,” author Toni Morrison tells the story of a soldier, Frank Money, who joins the Army — absorbing the atrocities of war — and then returns home after his service in the Korean War only to be greeted with both the institutional and casual realities of daily prejudice. Morrison speaks with Jeffrey Brown. Continue reading

  • September 28, 2011   BY Extra DA 

    The last week of September marks National Banned Books Week. Here are seven books both modern and classic that have been banned or challenged in the past decade. Each book has also been featured on the NewsHour broadcast or website. Continue reading