Toni Morrison: An African-American Writer

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Toni Morrison was born on February 18, 1931, in Lorain, Ohio, Toni . George Wofford and Ramah are Toni’s mom and dad .Toni was the second oldest of her 1 sisters and 2 brothers . In 1949 Morrison went to Howard University in Washington, D.C, to study English. After she received her master's degree in English, she taught for two years at Texas Southern University in Houston. She eventually became a senior editor and was the only African American woman to have that job in the company. While there she helped to publish books by African American writers.
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