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In search of the color purple : the story of an American masterpiece  Cover Image Book Book

In search of the color purple : the story of an American masterpiece

Tillet, Salamishah (author.).

Summary

Summary: Tillet's cultural criticism blends literary history, biography, and memoir in an exploration of Alice Walker's National Book Award-winning novel that examines its influence against a backdrop of the civil rights encroachments of the early 1980s.

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  • ISBN: 1419735306
  • ISBN: 9781419735301
  • Physical Description: xvii, 205 pages ; 22 cm
    print
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Press, [2021]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-198) and index.
Subject: Walker, Alice 1944-
Walker, Alice 1944- Influence
African American women in literature
Civil rights movements United States
United States Race relations 20th century
Color purple (Walker, Alice) Color purple (Walker, Alice)
Genre: Personal narratives.
Literary criticism.
Personal narratives.
Literary criticism.

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