Author Alice Walker has accepted an invitation from U-M’s Center for the Education of Women to speak on campus next year. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Color Purple” and other books will deliver the biennial Zora Neale Hurston Lecture on Nov. 5, 2014.
The lecture is cosponsored by the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies and CEW. The lecture at the Department of Afroamerican… Continue reading
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!
THE OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA PREMIERE of “ALICE WALKER: BEAUTY in TRUTH”
featuring Q&A with Alice Walker; Filmmaker Pratibha Parmar; Moderator: Ava DuVernay and Special Guest Appearance: Geena Davis
MONDAY, NOV. 18th at 7pm at the Grand Lake Theater
$20 General Admission Tickets: www.BeautyInTruthOakland.eventbrite.com
Oakland Premiere of Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth by Pratibha Parmar
Kali Films & SPECTRUM QueerMEDIA
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Location: First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way, Berkeley
An Evening with ALICE WALKER
“The Cushion in the Road: Meditation and Wandering as the Whole World Awakens (Essays) & “The World Will Follow Joy: Turning Madness Into Flowers” (New Poems)
Hosted by Brian Edwards Tiekert
You won’t want to miss the opportunity to hear one of the most prolific authors of our time, a poet, feminist, and activist who has written both fiction and essays about race, gender, and other topics. When you attend this session, you’ll also find out about two new books that the New Press is pleased to present in 2013: “The Cushion in the Road”… Continue reading