Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Morrison's Beloved

From: Michael Robison (
Date: 17 Oct 2002

Brian said:
> Toni Morrison is a hard read, period. She is a true challenge (moreso
> that Faulkner). If my brain were bigger, I would enjoy her more. I do
> not, however, consider her to be remotely hard-boiled.

Thanks, Brian and Karin, for your comments on Toni Morrison. I think I'll pass on her for a while. I don't do well with the school of the obscure.

Right now I'm tag-teaming the two Dorothys... Baker's YOUNG MAN WITH A HORN and Hughes's RIDE THE PINK HORSE at work. They both are good. PINK HORSE is very hardboiled.


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