The Toni Morrison Lecture Series2

This series, cosponsored by the Princeton University Department of African American Studies and Princeton University Press, spotlights new and exciting work of scholars and writers who have risen to positions of prominence both in the academy and in the broader world of letters, and whose writing exemplifies the expansive literary imagination, intellectual adventurousness, and political insight characteristic of the writing of Toni Morrison.

  • Story/Time Story/Time: The Life of an Idea Bill T. Jones

    In this ceaselessly questioning book, acclaimed African American dancer, choreographer, and director Bill T. Jones reflects on his art and life as he describes the genesis of Story/Time, a recent dance work produced by his company and...

  • Create Dangerously Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work Edwidge Danticat

    "Create dangerously, for people who read dangerously. This is what I've always thought it meant to be a writer. Writing, knowing in part that no matter how trivial your words may seem, someday, somewhere, someone may risk his or her...