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    Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God

    A panel of black women writers talked about Zora Neale Hurston and her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. They talked about the influence the book has had on African-American culture and the literary world…

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    Gathering Blossoms Under Fire - The Journals of Alice Walker

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker spoke about her development as a writer and activist. The Dallas Museum of the Arts hosted this virtual program.

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    The Cushion in the Road

    Alice Walker talked about her book, The Cushion in the Road: Meditation and Wandering as the Whole World Awakens to Being in Harm’s Way, a collection of personal and political essays,…

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    The Color Purple

    Author Alice Walker discussed her book, The Color Purple. Ms. Walker was interviewed at the “Fall for the Book” festival, held at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.

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    In Depth with Alice Walker

    Alice Walker was interviewed about her life, her career, and her body of writings. She was interviewed in her home in Berkeley, California, and views of her home were shown. She responded to viewer…

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    We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For

    Alice Walker talked about We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: Inner Light in a Time of Darkness (New Press), her book of essays about progressive politics and spirtuality, as well as her…

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    We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For

    Alice Walker talked about her book We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: Light in a Time of Darkness, published by New Press. The book is an anthology of essays and speeches she has…

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    Literary Luncheon Speeches

    At this NEW YORK TIMES Literary brunch Authors discussed their works and the literary craft. Moderator:William Honan,National Correspondent,THE NEW YORK TIMES Alice Walker, Author, "By the Light of My Father’s…

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    Author Breakfast

    Book Expo America hosted an author breakfast. It featured Dava Sobel, author of “Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time"; Alice Walker, author…

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    Speaking Truth to Power

    University of Oklahoma Law Professor Anita Hill who was taking a sabbatical to talk about the issue of sexual harassment to groups around the country was the keynote speaker at the sixth annual conference of the…

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    TransAfrica Anniversary Dinner

    Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the exiled president of Haiti, delivered the keynote address at the 15th-anniversary dinner of TransAfrica, an organization dedicated to African and African-American…