November 2010

Alice Walker

Thu, Nov 4 2010 - 6:30pm

Alice Walker

Author, The Color Purple and Hard Times Require Furious Dancing

In conversation with Laura Sydell, Correspondent, Arts Information Unit - Moderator

The masterful Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Color Purple, Walker is also a prominent political activist, feminist and a voice of cultural progressivism. With a quiet and enlightened sense, Walker speaks about the world as she sees it. Read more »

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