Toni Morrison has died, according to the following statements posted on social media on July. 9, 2020.
#OnThisDay in 1936, poet and activist June Jordan was born in Harlem. A contemporary of Audre Lorde, Toni Morrison, and other prolific Black writers, Jordan was an awe-inspiring poet whose legendary work is forever cemented in the American poetry canon. pic.twitter.com/bmNDBuC16c
— NYU English (@NYUEnglish) July 9, 2020