Lorain, Ohio, USA
|The People's Palace: Secrets of the New York Public Library||1992 1991 - 1992||Actor||n/a||19927|
|Ralph Ellison: An American Journey||2002 2001 - 2002||Actor||n/a||20027|
|Dinner With Oprah||1997 1996 - 1997||Actor||n/a||19977|
|93rd Anniversary Nobel Prize Ceremonies||1994 1993 - 1994||Actor||n/a||19947|
|Oprah Presents: Master Class||2011 2010 - 2011||Actor||n/a||20117|
|Jessye Norman Sings For the Healing of AIDS||2001 2000 - 2001||Actor||n/a||20017|
|The Black List: Volume One||2008||Actor||Interviewee||20087|
|The American Dream||1986 1985 - 1986||Actor||n/a||19867|
|Storytellers: The PEN Celebration||1988 1987 - 1988||Actor||n/a||19887|
|Oprah Winfrey's Legends' Ball||2006 2005 - 2006||Actor||Honoree||20067|
|Beloved||1998||Source Material (from novel)||n/a||1|
|Beloved||1998||Song||songs("Little, Rice, Little Bean" "Sethe's Lullaby")||1|
|Received Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Obama|
|Worked as a textbook editor in Syracuse, NY following divorce from Harold Morrison|
|Won Pulitzer Prize for fiction and American Book Award for critically successful Beloved|
|Invited by the Louvre Museum in Paris, France to guest-curate a month-long series of events across the arts|
|Became first African-American woman to receive Nobel Prize in Literature|
|Made publishing debut with The Bluest Eye, written while teaching at Howard University|
|Co-wrote children's book The Big Box with son Slade Morrison|
|Song of Solomon became second novel selected in Oprah Winfrey's popular Book Club|
|Was a jury member at Cannes Film Festival|
|Worked as editor at NYC headquarters of Random House|
|Taught English at Texas Southern University in Houston|
|Oprah Winfrey and Danny Glover starred in feature adaptation "Beloved"|
|Received National Book Award nomination for second novel Sula|
|Wrote breakthrough novel Song of Solomon; won National Books Critics Circle Award|
|In 1993, Morrison became the first African-American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.|
|She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama on May 29, 2012.|
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