HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. Photographed at BookPeople in Austin, Texas by Frank Arnold

Photographed at BookPeople in Austin, Texas by Frank Arnold

Alice Walker (1)

This page covers the author of The Color Purple.

For other authors named Alice Walker, see the disambiguation page.

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
28,276 (36,657)555465 (4.02)130
1001 (117) 1001 books (113) 20th century (291) abuse (175) Africa (176) African American (1,160) African American Literature (472) African Americans (159) Alice Walker (226) American (266) American literature (416) American South (117) anthology (709) classic (229) classics (199) essays (618) family (112) feminism (653) fiction (3,764) historical fiction (251) history (161) literature (557) memoir (128) nature (115) non-fiction (559) novel (484) own (145) poetry (787) Pulitzer Prize (204) race (270) racism (289) read (369) short stories (749) slavery (148) to-read (1,128) unread (206) USA (166) women (675) women's studies (239) writing (161)

Alice Walker has 2 media appearances.

Nov
14
A conversation with Alice Walker
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, November 14, 2000
Alice Walker

A conversation with fiction writer Alice Walker about her collection of autobiographical short stories, (timspalding)
Jan
29
An interview with Alice Walker
Charlie Rose, Monday, January 29, 1996
Alice Walker

Author Alice Walker discusses the film adaptation of her landmark, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, (timspalding)

Alice Walker has 8 past events. (show)

LibraryThing Early Reviewers Alum

Alice Walker's book Overcoming Speechlessness was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Sign up to get a pre-publication copy in exchange for a review.

LibraryThing Member Giveaway

Alice Walker's book Black Like Us was available from LibraryThing Member Giveaway.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (4.02)
0.5 9
1 66
1.5 18
2 258
2.5 57
3 1126
3.5 294
4 2368
4.5 254
5 2132

Author pictures (2)

   

(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

"Alice Walker" is composed of at least 3 distinct authors, divided by their works. You can edit the division.

Name disambiguation

Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation.

Includes

Alice Walker is composed of 2 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 133,534,524 books! | Top bar: Always visible