Toni Morrison

The Roanoke Times quoted, "The two-hour tribute Tuesday night to American Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison may have left the author, as she said, speechless for the first time. 

But the dozens of famous guests and the near-capacity Burruss Hall audience was Virginia Tech saying loud and clear something like: "We may be known for engineering and Hokie football, but now we are the $94 million Center for the Arts.""

Read the full report here.