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Alice Walker (I)


Alice Walker was born on February 9, 1944 in Eatonton, Georgia, USA as Alice Malsenior Walker. She is a writer, known for The Color Purple (1985), Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal (2012) and Conversations with the Ancestors: 'The Color Purple' from Book to Screen (2003). She was previously married to Melvyn R. Leventhal. See full bio »

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 2003 Everyday Use (short story)
 1989 Behind God's Back (Short) (story)
 1985 The Color Purple (novel)
 1977 Diary of an African Nun (story)
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Novel: "The Color Purple" See more »

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On writing: We inherit a great responsibility as well for we must give voice to centuries not only of silent bitterness and hate but also of neighborly kindness and sustaining love. See more »

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Her musical, "The Color Purple The Musical" at the Mercury Theatre in Chicago, Illinois was nominated for a 2014 Joseph Jefferson Equity Award for Midsize Musical Production. See more »

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