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Bambara, Toni Cade (Toni Cade)

Born: 1939 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 56 years of age.

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.





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