Tmut l-ewwel kittieba ta’ karnaġġjon skur li rebħet il-Premju Nobel

Il-kittieba Toni Morrison mietet fl-età ta’ 88 sena.

Il-pubblikatur tagħha qal li mietet nhar it-Tnejn li għadda fi New York wara li qattgħet l-aħħar ftit żmien f’ħajjitha tiġġieled marda li ħakmitha. Il-familja tagħha qalet li mietet qalb il-qraba u ħbieb tagħha. Tkellmu b’għożża dwar Morrison bħala omm, nanna u zija devota.

CHICAGO - OCTOBER 20: Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author Toni Morrison (R) shares a laugh with talk show queen Oprah Winfrey during the annual Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner October 20, 2010, in Chicago, Illinois. The Carl Sandburg Literary Award is presented each year to an author whose significant body of work has enhanced the public's awareness of the written word. Photo by Frank Polich/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 29: Novelist Toni Morrison is presented with a Presidential Medal of Freedom by U.S. President Barack Obama during an East Room event May 29, 2012 at the White House in Washington, DC. The Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, is presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Morrison twieldet f’Ohio fl-1931. Hija kellha żewġt itfal. Ippubblikat 10 kotba, fosthom l-aħħar wieħed, God Help the Child, fl-2015. Ingħatat ukoll il-Midalja tal-Ħelsien mill-President Amerikan Emeritu Barack Obama, li kien ammiratur tagħha.