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Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth. Full Film

  • Aired: 02/07/2014
  • 01:23:10
  • Expires: 11/29/2015
  • Rating: TV-14
"Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth" is the first film biography of writer and activist Alice Walker. Most famous for her seminal novel "The Color Purple" for which she won a Pulitzer Prize, Walker was raised in poverty in the rural South during the violent and seismic social changes of mid-20th century America. Women, poverty and civil rights became the inherent themes in her writing.
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Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth. Full Film
Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth. Full Film
The first film biography of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and activist Alice Walker.
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