The Pulitzer Prizewinning author of The Color Purple is a controlled maelstrom in Pratibha Parmar's admiring overview of her life and work. Parmar presents her subject as a pioneer in black feminist thought, a wholly accurate emphasis that
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“What shocks us is love,” Alice Walker told a sold-out audience at the Grand Lake Theater. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author, longtime activist, and often-controversial figure held court Monday night during a Q&A following the Oakland ...
Alice Walker, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and author of The Color Purple, talks about the importance of finding your passion: “If you manage to get it done, you've won. What more is there? …the real joy is to have done it.” ...
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