Profile: Alice Walker

Author: Alice Walker

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"So in the end you can't even really regret your misfortunes," explains the beloved author Alice Walker, "because they led you somewhere."

Walker speaks from experience. From growing up poor in the segregated south and losing part of her vision in a childhood accident to receiving threats from the Ku Klux Klan for her interracial marriage and work with the NAACP in 1960s Mississippi, Walker has experienced her share of hardships.

But over the years she has channeled these experiences into groundbr…more

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Jacqueline I love the Alice Walker video, she is so deep and real. I can relate to loving what a person does for a living and growing from it. Although it is hard work and sometimes for me it gets discouraging. I keep it moving because I do love it and can't see doing anything else. I'm a natural hair care provider and stylist.

Jacquie


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Sage Really beautiful. Incredible person.


Krishna Alice Walker, whose work is followed and admired by the people who are in the periphary of the society, especially the Dalit in India.
Really very interesting fictional corpus!


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