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Jazz (1992) is one of the best works by toni morrison, the first african-american woman awarded nobel prize for literaturethe best way to read jazz is to read it slowly, savour every line, every sentence, every mental picture it creates. Jazz was first published in 1992, a year before toni morrison was awarded the nobel prize in literature chronologically, jazz is morrison's sixth novel of seven, followed by paradise and preceded by the bluest eye , sula, song of solomon , tar baby and beloved.
Toni morrison is widely regarded as one of the most significant african american novelists to have emerged in the 1970’s her novel sula was nominated for the national book award in 1975, and in.