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Alice malsenior walker (born february 9, 1944) is an american novelist, short story writer, poet, and activist she wrote the critically acclaimed novel the color. Banned books week: the author of the color purple (and one of america’s most censured writers) tells megan labrise about finding wisdom in the songs of ancestors. Alice walker, one of the united states’ preeminent writers, is an award-winning author of novels, stories, essays, and poetry in 1983, walker became the. A short alice walker biography describes alice walker's life, times, and work also explains the historical and literary context that influenced the color purple. Alice walker, novelist and the author of the color purple, was the child of sharecroppers how did she achieve success, and how has she used it.
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