Beloved (MAXNotes Literature Guides)

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Research & Education Assoc., Apr 24, 2015 - Study Aids - 110 pages
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REA's MAXnotes for Toni Morrison's Beloved MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.

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Page 1 - SECTION ONE Introduction The Life and Work of Toni Morrison Toni Morrison was born Chloe Anthony Wofford on February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio, the second of four children of George Wofford, a shipyard welder, and Ramali Willis Wofford.
Page 1 - ... thesis on the theme of suicide in the works of William Faulkner and Virginia Woolf, she received an MA degree. After two years of teaching English "theory, pronunciation and grammar...
Page 1 - The next year, she became an editor for the textbook subsidiary of Random House in Syracuse, New York.

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