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Author: Alice Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Series: Wildfire.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Celie, a poor black woman from the south, whose friendship with two women helps her overcome the brutality of her father and husbandSteven Spielberg, proving he's one of the few modern filmmakers who has the visual fluency to be capable of making a great silent film, took a melodramatic, D.W. Griffith-inspired approach to filming Alice Walker's novel. His tactics made the film controversial, but also a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Walker
ISBN: 0521403979 9780521403979 0704339056 9780704339057 0704346664 9780704346666 0151191530 9780151191536 0753818922 9780753818923
OCLC Number: 59254504
Performer(s): Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Avery, Willard E. Pugh, Directors: Steven Spielberg Writers: Alice Walker, Menno Meyjes, Producers: Carole Isenberg, Frank Marshall, Jon Peters, Kathleen Kennedy, Peter Guber.
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1983.
Winner of Pulitzer Prize Novel Category 1983.
Description: 272 unnumbered pages
Series Title: Wildfire.

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Set in the segregated world of the Deep South between the wars, this text is a challenging read for students aged 14 and above. It is part of a series of contemporary women's writing, in editions  Read more...

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