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A Letter From the Editors on Toni Morrison

As we mourn the loss of a literary legend, we also celebrate her life and the gifts she left us

Toni Morrison accepting the applause of partygoers Susan Taylor, Rita Dove, Oprah Winfrey, Angela Davis, Maya Angelou & others. Photo: Will McIntyre/Getty Images

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