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Alice walker’s 1974 essay, “in search of our mothers’ gardens,” begins with a mystery: how did alice walker, a black woman from a poor tenant farm family in georgia, become a writer. Alice walker was born on february 9, 1944 in eatonton, georgia, usa as alice malsenior walker she is a writer, known for the color purple (1985),. The child of sharecroppers, alice walker earned a scholarship to college and became the first african-american woman to win the pulitzer fiction prize a controversial campaigner for black and women's rights, she has also attracted criticism for.
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The color purple alice walker aka alice malsenior walker born: 9-feb-1944 birthplace: eatonton, ga gender: female religion: buddhist race or ethnicity: black sexual orientation: bisexual [1  essence, february 1996: i am bisexual i just live my life i don't think i have to phone in and tell everybody see also aida. Alice walker is an african american novelist, short-story writer, poet, essayist, and activist her most famous novel, the color purple, was awarded the pulitzer prize and the national book award in 1983 walker's creative vision is rooted in the economic hardship, racial terror, and folk wisdom of.
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