Song of Solomon Summary
Toni Morrison

Everything you need to understand or teach Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison.

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Song of Solomon Overview

Song of Solomon opens with Robert Smith, an insurance agent in an unnamed Michigan town wearing blue silk wings. He leaps from the roof of Mercy Hospital, claiming he will fly across Lake Superior. Published in 1977, the novel features the 'black migration' and the African-American experience in the United States through the lives of four generations of one family.

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Song of Solomon Study Guide