GUEST APPEARANCE: Reflections on
Finger Lakes TimesGUEST APPEARANCE: Reflections on CharlottesvilleFinger Lakes TimesW.E.B. DuBois, James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Langston Hughes, Natasha Trethewey, Richard Wright, Claudia Rankine. Read the narratives of Harriet Jacobs, Charles Ball, or Frederick Douglass. Talk — and ask, why do I believe what I do?and more »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 11:12 am
Oxonian obsessed with slide guitar |
Northeast Mississippi Daily JournalOxonian obsessed with slide guitar | Lifestyle | djournal.comNortheast Mississippi Daily JournalOXFORD – After moving to Mississippi more than 20 years ago, Wendy Jean Garrison fell in love with slide guitar.and more »
Posted on 19 August 2017 | 10:34 pm
Alice Walker celebrating 90th - Mansfield
Alice Walker celebrating 90thMansfield News JournalAlice (Ali) Walker is celebrating her 90th birthday. She was born Sept. 3, 1927, to Harry and Lena Gordon. She married Donald L. Walker (deceased) and had four children — Robert (Mattie) Walker of Ontario; Janie (Tad) Thornton of Ontario; Vicki ...
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 9:13 pm
Article 404 - The Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA
Article 404 - The Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - Quincy, MAThe Patriot LedgerLooking for something to do? The August Moon Festival takes place Sunday in Quincy Center. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 9:01 pm
Beyond 'Hamilton': Gammage guide for 2017-18
AZCentral.comBeyond 'Hamilton': Gammage guide for 2017-18 Broadway seasonAZCentral.comBased on the gritty feminist novel by Alice Walker, the 2005 musical is about the lives of black women in rural 1930s Georgia. It packs a lot of plot — and heartbreak — into 2-1/2 hours, but it's the musical numbers that deliver the emotional wallop ...
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 3:43 pm
Strauss: ‘Opting Haven out of the
A letter from a mom to her daughter's teacher.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 1:00 am
Why call a royal baby Alice? Purple Rain
For Kate and William, naming the second baby must be a minefield. Alice is the hot favourite, but other more exotic options are sadly off the table One of the most useful bits of advice for when you get pregnant is don’t tell anyone the names you are considering for your offspring. This is something that Kate and William, Duchess and Duke of Cambridge, are surely aware of, although there is ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 3:57 am
5 Things to Do: Zora Neale Hurston and Alice
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Posted on 31 March 2015 | 5:04 am
Art scholar Mary Schmidt Campbell to be
Mary Schmidt Campbell graduated from Girls High in Philadelphia in 1965 with the confidence that she could make a difference.
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 2:23 pm
Speak loudly and get into trouble: Howard
A reflection on his work at Spelman College and its lasting influence on Alice Walker and Marian Wright Edelman
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 1:28 am
Jennifer Hudson sings in 'Color Purple'
Hudson, a South Side native, plays singer Shug Avery in her Broadway debut, an adaptation of Alice Walker's novel about Southern life in the 1930s. A video featuring Hudson and Erivo, a London actress who plays the protagonist Celie, singing amid footage ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:32 am
Broadway Celebrates Women’s Equality Day;
When the Supreme Court ruled against them in 1890, the suffragists knew they had to take on a more militant approach; Alice Walker formed the National Woman’s Party in 1916. We must invest more money into our elder care system to ensure that caregivers ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:47 pm
The Iran Nuclear Deal: Give Diplomacy a
Shourd joined scores of other prominent women, among them Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, Jane Fonda and peace activist Medea Benjamin, under the banner of Codepink, declaring, “Women support the Iran nuclear deal; we say no to war and YES to diplomacy.”
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:07 am
National Women's Equality Day — a time to
SEE ALSO: The fight is on to break up Central Park's 'boy's club' When the Supreme Court ruled against them in 1890, the suffragists knew they had to take on a more militant approach; Alice Walker formed the National Woman's Party in 1916. This group ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:13 am
Watch Jennifer Hudson and Cynthia Erivo in
Jacobs Theatre. John Doyle is directing. The Alice Walker novel was adapted into a film of the same name in 1985, directed by Steven Spielberg, and starred Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover and Oprah Winfrey, among others. Nominated for 11 Academy Awards ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:53 am
Literary agent Wendy Weil dies at age 72
Wendy Weil, a beloved literary agent known for her low-key but determined style and for an eclectic clientele of groundbreaking and best-selling authors, from Alice Walker and Rita Mae Brown to Fannie Flagg and Mark Helprin, has died. She was 72.
Posted on 1 October 2012 | 8:38 am
Alice Walker rejects Israeli translation of
American writer Alice Walker won't let an Israeli publisher release a new Hebrew edition of her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Color Purple," saying she objects to Israel's treatment of the Palestinian people.
Posted on 20 June 2012 | 1:08 am
New e-book club includes works by Alice
A digital publisher of Pat Conroy, Alice Walker and other writers has formed an online book club with a website that has for years served as a hub for reading groups.
Posted on 6 October 2011 | 5:40 pm
Alice Walker exhibit opens at Emory
Even from a young age, author Alice Walker was keeping a record.
Posted on 23 April 2009 | 11:59 am
Emory to unveil Walker literary archive this
Emory University is unveiling the literary archives of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker for the first time since she donated the collection to the Atlanta school a year ago.
Posted on 22 April 2009 | 5:38 pm
Resolved Question: What is a good topic to
I have to do a presentation but I dont really know what i should talk about. The professor just told
us to present a topic using the story.
The poem talks about the struggles of African american women.
some are doing struggles of the past and present i want something more impressive but dont know what. Thanks for any help given. Is this a good idea for a tittle, ''Saving the Life That Is Your Own''
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 8:44 am
Resolved Question: Women- Alice Walker theme
"They were women then
My mama's generation
Husky of voice__stout of
With fists as well as
How they battered down
How they led
To discover books
A place for us
How they knew what we
Without knowing a page
I need help finding all of the poetic devices and the theme. Thank you(:
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 8:33 am
Resolved Question: What are the traditions
The theme is traditions, but how would you explain them? How would you use that answer to answer the question, What is the theme in Everyday Use.
Posted on 27 October 2011 | 1:01 pm
Resolved Question: Whos is alice walker?
tell me who she is
Posted on 14 September 2011 | 10:38 am
Resolved Question: How many children did
how many children did alice walker had in total?
Posted on 16 March 2011 | 10:01 am