Be Nobody's Darling Born February 9, 1944 (age 71) Putnam County, Georgia, United States Occupation Novelist, short story writer, poet, political activist Period 1968–present Genre African American literature Notable works The Color Purple Notable awards Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Alice Walker. Author and activist. Beautiful.
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." - Alice Waker.
Alice Malsenior Walker (b Feb 9, 1944) American author, poet, self-claimed womanist, activist. Wrote critically acclaimed novel The Color Purple (1982), for which Walker won National Book Award the Pulitzer Prize. http://southerntellect.tumblr.com/post/12056483428/alice-walker wikipedia