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Epilogue: Home

  1. Valerie Smith

Published Online: 7 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118326732.epil

Toni Morrison: Writing the Moral Imagination

Toni Morrison: Writing the Moral Imagination

How to Cite

Smith, V. (2012) Epilogue: Home, in Toni Morrison: Writing the Moral Imagination, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118326732.epil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160339

Online ISBN: 9781118326732

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Keywords:

  • Epilogue: Home (2012);
  • Home, Morrison's 10th novel, reprises techniques and themes;
  • Home, concerned with reclaiming from the American past;
  • Home inviting readers to think about the broader meaning of home;
  • idealized images of the 1950s, on a will to forget complexities and contradictions;
  • Morrison's aspirations of a free and situated, racist into a race-specific, yet nonracist