Song of Solomon
by Toni Morrison
Song of Solomon Resources
A site about spirituals. Morrison has said spirituals are about flight.
Toni Morrison being interviewed on NPR in 2004.
Toni Morrison reading from some of her books.
Purchase and download the Audiobook from Random House Audio
As he lopes down the street.
Milkman’s curiosity was titillated by the myth.
Welcome to Danville!
When in Rome, you go bobcat hunting.
Her Princeton mugshot.
"Dead letter office: conspiracy, trauma, and Song of Solomon’s posthumous communication", African American Review, Winter, 2003, by Michael Rothberg.
"The South in Toni Morrison’s Song of Solomon: Initiation, healing, and home", Studies in the Literary Imagination, Fall 1998, by Catherine Carr Lee
New York Times review of Song of Solomon in 1977
Review in the New York Times of Song of Solomon by Duke literature professor Reynolds Price
Listen to a clip from Morrison’s 1993 Nobel Prize speech.
Visit this site for a collection of translations and other iterations of Song of Songs, including an illustrated manuscript from a twelfth-century Bible.
Song of Songs, King James version of the Bible.
Interpretation of the most mysterious book of the Bible.
Gives a good discussion of the last book of the Old Testament.
A study guide for the Song of Songs from a professor at Washington State University.