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In Search of Our Mother's Gardens
Alice Walker

Classification : Literature & Criticism
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Orion Books (Including Asterix)
Page Extent : 400
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780753819609
Price : 450

About the book

This collection of essays is a celebration of the legacy of creativity - especially the rich vein of women's stories and spirituality through the ages and how they nourish the present.



Alice Walker traces the umbilical thread linking writers through history - from her discovery of Zora Neale Hurston and her collections of black folklore, to the work of Jean Toomer, Buchi Emecheta and Flannery O'Connor. She also looks back at the highs and lows of the civil rights movement, her early political development, and the place of women's traditions in art.



Coining the expression 'womanist prose', these are essays that value women's culture and strength, and the handing on of the creative spark from one generation to another.husband cheated on me percentage of women who cheat My boyfriend cheated on me


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Alice Walker
Alice Walker won the Pulitzer prize and the American Book Award for The Color Purple. She is the author of many bestselling novels, essays and collections of poetry including Meridian, By the Light of...(+)
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