- New Georgia Encyclopedia
- Alice Walker
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- African American novelists--California
African American women poets--California
African American women--California
Women novelists, American--California
Women poets, American--California
Walker, Alice, 1944-
- United States, California, 37.25022, -119.75126
United States, Georgia, Putnam County, Eatonton, 33.3268, -83.3885
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- 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.
Photograph of author Alice Walker. She rests her chin on her left hand. She wears a black shirt and eyeglasses. She wears an oval ring on her left hand.
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.
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