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Alice Walker.

Author: Deborah G Plant
Publisher: Westport : ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013.
Series: Women writers of color.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This biography explores Alice Walker's life experiences and her lifework in context of her philosophical thought, and celebrates the author's creative genius and heroism.Born in Eatonton, GA, in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Plant, Deborah G.
Alice Walker: a Woman for Our Times.
Westport : ABC-CLIO, LLC, ©2013
Named Person: Alice Walker; Alice Walker
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah G Plant
ISBN: 9780313377518 0313377510
OCLC Number: 1002697565
Description: 1 online resource (272 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Series Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section I. Earth Poem: There Are Bad Women Walking on the Planet Now --
One I Am the Earth. . . .; Two For Six Years I Do Not Look Up; Three Everything Changed; Four A Spelman Girl; Five On My Own Terms; Section II. Fire Poem: A Message to Younger Sisters: Be Whole --
Six I Would Only Be the Philosopher; Seven Changing the World; Eight Meridian: Coming of Age in Mississippi; Nine Thought at the Meridian; Ten Truth Teller, Freedom Writer. Section III. Air Poem: ""The Clitoris Knows When and How""Eleven Apologia: Honoring the Difficult; Twelve Helped Are Those Who Know; Thirteen A Woman of One's Own: Womanist Philosophy and Revitalization of the Sovereign Feminine; Fourteen The Sacred Masculine; Fifteen The Gnostic Gospel of My Father's Smile; Section IV. Water Poem: ""My Body Is a Farm"" (For My Son); Sixteen Mbele Aché; Seventeen Sub Rosa No Longer: Our Daughters Have Mothers; Eighteen Absolute Goodness; Nineteen Why War Is Never a Good Idea; Twenty We Are the Ones; Section V. Aether Poem: ""Little Girls"" Twenty-One The Cathedral of the FutureTwenty-Two Caritas: The Greatest of These; Twenty-Three Ouroboros; Twenty-Four ""Alice"" Is Old Greek for Truth; Twenty-Five Lapis Philosophorum; Notes; Index.
Series Title: Women writers of color.

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