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AMERICAN MASTERS

S26 Ep6: Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth - Trailer

  • Aired: 02/07/2014
  • 01:50
  • Rating: NR
Most famous for her seminal novel "The Color Purple," writer and activist Alice Walker was born into a family of sharecroppers in Georgia and her life unfolded during the violent racism and seismic social changes of mid-20th century America. Women, poverty and civil rights became the inherent themes in in the Pulitzer Prize-winner's writing.
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S26 Ep6: Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth - Trailer
S26 Ep6: Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth - Trailer
Alice Walker, winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Literature, is a writer and activist.
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