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Around the time that Home was published, Morrison also debuted another work: She worked with opera director Peter Sellars and songwriter Rokia Traoré on a new production inspired by William Shakespeare 's Othello . The trio focused on the relationship between Othello's wife Desdemona and her African nurse, Barbary, in Desdemona , which premiered in London in the summer of 2012. That same year Morrison received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama .
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