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1993: morrison wins the nobel prize in literature, the eighth woman and the first african american woman to be so honored the dancing mind: speech upon acceptance of the national book foundation medal for distinguished contribution to american letters on the sixth of november, nineteen hundred and ninety-six. She is convinced that when language dies, out of carelessness, disuse, indifference and absence of esteem, or killed by fiat, not only she herself, but all users and makers are accountable for its demise in her country children have bitten their tongues off and use bullets instead to iterate the voice of speechlessness,.