As we previously reported, Nobel laureate Toni Morrison died on Monday night due to complications from pneumonia. 

The critically acclaimed novelist, essayist, editor, and professor was 88-years-old.

Many creatives, artists, writers, journalists, and more took to social media to honor and mourn the Pulitzer and Nobel Prize, winner.

Take a look at some of the reactions to Morrison’s death below.



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