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Alice Walker's metaphysics : literature of spirit

Author: Nagueyalti Warren
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on poetry, novels, short stories, children's books, and essays, Nagueyalti Warren explores the spiritual aesthetic that informs Alice Walker's creative output. This book contends that Walker instills metaphysical elements throughout her writing, including the Pulitzer-prize winning novel The Color Purple.
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Warren, Nagueyalti.
Alice Walker's metaphysics.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
(DLC) 2018039278
Named Person: Alice Walker; Alice Walker
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nagueyalti Warren
ISBN: 1538123983 9781538123980
OCLC Number: 1049576843
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Dark beginnings --
Spirit in the dark --
What we love, we save --
Amazing grace --
Dear god --
Entering the temple --
Sexual healing --
Opening to spirit --
When the other dancer is the self --
Mystic Walker.
Responsibility: Nagueyalti Warren.

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After a full career of academic research and teaching Alice Walker's work, Nagueyalti Warren has produced a thorough, illuminating, and resonant analysis of Walker's metaphysical imagination. Read more...

 
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