By Maria Lauret
'Alice Walker, moment edition':
* examines the whole diversity of Walker's prose writings: her novels, brief tales, essays, activist writings, speeches and memoirs
* has been completely revised within the gentle of the most recent scholarship and significant developments
* brings insurance of Walker's paintings correct brand new with a brand new bankruptcy on 'Now is the Time to Open Your middle' (2004), and dialogue of her contemporary non-fictional writing, together with 'Overcoming Speechlessness' (2010)
* traces Walker's lineage again to nineteenth-century visionary black girls preachers and activists
* assesses Walkers prose oeuvre either by way of its literary and its activist benefits and shortcomings.
Ideal for college kids and students alike, this confirmed textual content is still a necessary consultant to the paintings of a key US author as it explains her specified position in modern American letters.
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Alice Walker by Maria Lauret