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|Named Person:||Alice Walker; Alice Walker|
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|Description:||xviii, 397 p. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Saving the life that is your own : the importance of models in the artist's life --
The Black writer and the Southern experience --
"But yet and still the cotton gin kept on working--" --
A talk : convocation --
Beyond the peacock : the reconstruction of Flannery O'Connor --
The divided life of Jean Toomer --
A writer because of, not in spite of, her children --
Gifts of power : the writings of Rebecca Jackson --
Zora Neale Hurston : a cautionary tale and a partisan view --
Looking for Zora --
The civil rights movement : what good was it? --
The unglamorous by worthwhile duties of the Black revolutionary artist, or of the Black writer who simply works and writes --
The almost year --
Choice : a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Coretta King : revisited --
Choosing to stay at home : ten years after the March on Washington --
Good morning, revolution : uncollected writings of social protest --
Making the movies and the movies we want --
My father's country is so poor --
Recording the seasons --
In search of our mothers' gardens --
From an interview --
A letter to the editor of Ms. --
Breaking chains and encouraging life --
If the present looks like the past, what does the future look like? --
Looking to the side, and back --
To The Black scholar --
Brothers and sisters --
Silver writes --
Only justice can stop a curse --
Nuclear madness : what you can do --
To the editors of Ms. magazine --
Writing The color purple --
Beauty : when the other dancer is the self --
One child of one's own : a meaningful digression within the work(s).
|Series Title:||Harvest book.|
- Walker, Alice, -- 1944-
- Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
- African American women authors -- Biography.
- African American authors -- Biography.
- Feminism -- United States.
- American essays -- 20th century.
- African American authors.
- African American women authors.
- American essays.
- Authors, American.
- United States.