Living by the Word

Product Number: EB00053090
Released: Aug 13, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781453224076
Publisher: Open Road Media
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Essays from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Color Purple-"Vintage Alice Walker: passionate, political, personal, and poetic" (Los Angeles Times). In a follow-up to her collection of essays, In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens, Walker takes a look at a vast range of issues both personal and global, from her experience with the filming of The Color Purple, to the history of African-American narrative traditions, to global threats of pollution and nuclear war. Walker travels broadly and maintains an eye for detail, resulting in a captivating journey of conscience by one of the most distinctive political and artistic voices in America. Readers will find inspiration and insights in even the briefest entries of this enthralling anthology. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Alice Walker including rare photos from the author's personal collection.

Author(s): Alice Walker
Original Publish Date: Nov 22, 2011

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