On Being Young-a Woman-and Colored By: Marita Bonner. Questions: Before: Was there a specific event that motivated her to write this story. Do yo feel lhis essay will change the way women are viewed? Author's Info Bonner studied comparative literatureat Cambridge University. She has been honored at Boston College. She was fulfilled high.
Marita Bonner: In Search of Other Mothers' Gardens 169 absorbed during the period from 1941, the year of her last known story, to December 6, 1971, the day of her death. II A notebook9 left by Marita Bonner at the time of her death in 1971 contains six completed short stories, handwritten in fountain pen and dated from 1937 to 1941.