The Color Purple

Written By: Alice Walker

Alice Walker

  • Born February 9, 1944 (70)
  • Work: Social worker, teacher, taken part in the 1960's Civil Rights Movement
  • Growing up, BB gun to Valedictorian
  • Received 7 other awards: Townsend and Lyndhurst Prize.
  • Other books: In Search of our Mother's Garden, Warrior Marks, Anything We Love Can be Saved, and many more.

The Color Purple

  • 1983 Pulitzer Prize for fiction- THE FIRST
  • National Book Award
  • Why The Color Purple?

*****A MUST READ! *****

Hannah Wilson