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Bambara, Toni Cade

Born: 1939 AD
Died: 1995 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Activists, Authors, Professors

1939 – Born on the 25th of March in New York City.


1959 – Finished BA Theater Arts at Queens College New York.


1964 – Awarded MA at City University of New York.


1965-1969 – Served as Professor in City College of New York, Rutgers University and Spelman College.


1972 – Authored the short stories Gorilla, My Love.


1977 – Bambara made the short story The Sea Birds Are Still Alive: Collected Stories.


1980 – Wrote the novel The Salt Eaters.


1987 – Bambara wrote If Blessing Comes.


1995 – She died on 9th of December because of colon cancer.


1996 – Published her anthology Deep Sightings and Rescue Missions.


1999 – Her authored novel was published Those Bones Are Not My Child.