Preaching Articles for Pastors : In Preaching Articles: "beloved" showing 1-2 of 2 Filter Results Other essays and articles in the Literature Archives related to this topic include : The Symbolic Significance of the Character Beloved in Morrison’s Novel • Jazz by Toni Morrison : The Symbolic Significance of the Tit le • Slavery in America’s South : Implications and Effects. Read preview Overview. Beloved (by Toni Morrison): Selected full-text books and articles. Toni Morrison's Beloved: Origins By Justine Tally Routledge, 2009. Other essays and articles in the Literature Archives related to this topic include :Character Analysis of Beloved in the Novel by Toni Morrison • Jazz by Toni Morrison : The Symbolic Significance of the Tit le • Slavery in America’s South : Implications and Effects. Beloved, novel by Toni Morrison, published in 1987 and winner of the 1988 Pulitzer Prize. Morrison Yes, you can find these elements in Beloved, but they are a little beside the point. Beloved also challenges the ‘old school’ standards by which novels have been evaluated –- based on factors such as poetic writing, creative use of language, metaphor, etc. The work examines the destructive legacy of slavery as it chronicles the life of a black woman named Sethe, from her pre-Civil War days as a slave in Kentucky to her time in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1873.