Interview with Toni Morrison

The Book and the Film: A Comparison



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The Printed Word vs. the Silver Screen



Set in nineteenth century Ohio, Beloved is both an intergral part of the midwest literary tradition and a haunting description of racism in America's heartland. The Nobel Prize-winning novel was adapted into a film in 1998. Through this website, we intend to both examine the novel and to make a critical comparison between the novel and the film.