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Which author gained acclaim with her first novel, The Bluest Eye?

  • She worked as a senior editor at Random House.
  • She was elected to the American Institute of Arts and Letters in 1981.
  • Other well-known books she wrote include Sula and Tar Baby.
  • Her 1988 novel, Beloved, won a Pulitzer.

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