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The Color Purple Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release : 11 August 2022
  • ISBN : 9781438113760
  • Page : 201 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

The Color Purple Book Summary/Review:

Presents the story of Celie, a poor, black woman who overcomes a life of abuse due to the support of the females in her life. This edition also offers a compilation of criticism on the characters and themes in this novel. It also features a chronology of the author's life and notes on the contributors.

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The Color Purple

The Color Purple
  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 9781438113760
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Presents the story of Celie, a poor, black woman who overcomes a life of abuse due to the support of the females in her life. This edition also offers a compilation of criticism on the characters and themes in this novel. It also features a chronology of the author's life and notes on the contributors.

Alice Walker's The Color Purple

Alice Walker's The Color Purple
  • Author : Kheven LaGrone
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Release Date : 2009
  • ISBN : 9789042025448
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Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize winning novel The Color Purple is a tale of personal empowerment which opens with a protagonist Celie who is at the bottom of America's social caste. A poor, black, ugly and uneducated female in the America's Jim Crow South in the first half of the 20th century, she is the victim of constant rape, violence and misogynistic verbal abuse. Celie cannot conceive of an escape from her present condition, and so she learns to be passive

Alice Walker - The Color Purple

Alice Walker - The Color Purple
  • Author : Rachel Lister
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-06-30
  • ISBN : 9781137123985
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Since its publication in 1982, The Color Purple has polarized critics and generated controversy while delighting many readers around the world. Rachel Lister offers a clear, stimulating and wide-ranging exploration of the critical history of Alice Walker's best-selling novel, from contemporary reviews through to twenty-first-century readings. This Reader's Guide: - Opens with an overview of Walker's work - Provides a detailed consideration of the conception and reception of The Color Purple - Examines coverage of key critical issues and debates such

In Search of The Color Purple

In Search of The Color Purple
  • Author : Salamishah Tillet
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2021-01-12
  • ISBN : 9781683356851
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Mixing cultural criticism, literary history, biography, and memoir, an exploration of Alice Walker’s critically acclaimed and controversial novel, The Color Purple Alice Walker made history in 1983 when she became the ï¬?rst black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for The Color Purple. Published in the Reagan era amid a severe backlash to civil rights, the Jazz Age novel tells the story of racial and gender inequality through the life of a 14-year-old girl from

Study Guide to The Color Purple and Other Works by Alice Walker

Study Guide to The Color Purple and Other Works by Alice Walker
  • Author : Intelligent Education
  • Publisher : Influence Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-06-28
  • ISBN : 9781645420170
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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for selected works by Alice Walker, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Award in 1983. Titles in this study guide include The Color Purple, You Can’t Keep a Good Woman Down, The Third Life of Grange, Revolutionary Petunias, Once, Meridian, and In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women, Good Night Willie Lee, and I'll See You in the Morning. As a world renowned author

Women's Issues in Alice Walker's The Color Purple

Women's Issues in Alice Walker's The Color Purple
  • Author : Claudia Durst Johnson
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2011-03-16
  • ISBN : 9780737752717
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This compelling edition presents a collection of essays on issues about women that are depicted in Alice Walker's The Color Purple. The book examines Walker's life and influences and offers readers a series of essays for consideration on topics such as the revision of traditional gender roles and folk art as a means of survival. Readers are also offered contemporary perspectives on topics related to women's issues such as the impact of domestic violence and feminist ideology.

A Study Guide (New Edition) for Alice Walker's "The Color Purple"

A Study Guide (New Edition) for Alice Walker's
  • Author : Gale, Cengage
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage
  • Release Date : 2022-08-11
  • ISBN : 9780028665733
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A Study Guide (New Edition) for Alice Walker's "The Color Purple", excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs."

Banned in the U.S.A.

Banned in the U.S.A.
  • Author : Herbert N. Foerstel
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2002
  • ISBN : 0313311668
GET THIS BOOKBanned in the U.S.A.

Looks at censorship in American schools and libraries, and includes a section of the fifty most banned books from 1996 through 2000, including newcomer Harry Potter.

Women in Literature

Women in Literature
  • Author : Michael B. Snyder
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 0313313466
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Looks at gender-related themes in ninety-six of the most frequently taught works of fiction, including "Anna Karenina," "Brave New World," "Great Expectations," and "Lord of the Flies."

The African Diaspora

The African Diaspora
  • Author : Isidore Okpewho,Carole Boyce Davies,Ali AlʼAmin Mazrui
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : 0253214947
GET THIS BOOKThe African Diaspora

The African Diaspora contributes to the debate between those who believe that the African origin of blacks in Western society is central to their identity and outlook and those who deny that proposition. Contributors include Niyi Afolabi, Adetayo Alabi, Celia M. Azevedo, Antonio Benítez-Rojo, Eliana Guerreiro Ramos Bennett, LeGrace Benson, Ira Kincade Blake, Jack S. Blocker, Jr., Sharon Aneta Bryant, Michael J. C. Echeruo, Peter P. Ekeh, Patience Elabor-Idemudia, David Evans, Robert Elliot Fox, Andrea Frohne, Joseph E. Inikori,

African Settings in Contemporary American Novels

African Settings in Contemporary American Novels
  • Author : Dave Kuhne
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : 0313310408
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British and American novels written before World War II established popular conventions and stereotypes about Africa that have been increasingly challenged by contemporary American novels set in Africa. Kuhne's book argues that these recent American novels with African settings are largely didactic, that they convey specific lessons about Africa and Africans, and that they compare African and American cultures to evaluate and critique the two worlds. After a summary of how British and American writers have traditionally depicted Africa, Kuhne

A Passion for Friends

A Passion for Friends
  • Author : Janice G. Raymond
  • Publisher : Spinifex Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : 187675608X
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Janice Raymond offers a vision of female friendship that is as exhilarating as it is controversial. In this feminist classic, she explores the many manifestations of friendship between women including the ancient Greek hetairai, the sisterhood of mediaeval nuns and the marriage resisters of China. Thousands of women have created their own communities and destinies through friendship. She also examines the contemporary women's movement and its networks and friendships -- as well as the forces operating against friendship between women.

Worrying the Line

Worrying the Line
  • Author : Cheryl A. Wall
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : 0807855863
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In blues music, "worrying the line" is the technique of breaking up a phrase by changing pitch, adding a shout, or repeating words in order to emphasize, clarify, or subvert a moment in a song. Cheryl A. Wall applies this term to fiction and nonfiction wr

Fictions of Authority

Fictions of Authority
  • Author : Susan Sniader Lanser
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 1992
  • ISBN : 0801480205
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Writing from positions of cultural exclusion, women have faced constraints not only upon the "content" of fiction but upon the act of narration itself. Narrative voice thus becomes a matter not simply of technique but of social authority: how to speak publicly, to whom, and in whose name. Susan Sniader Lanser here explores patterns of narration in a wide range of novels by women of England, France, and the United States from the 1740s to the present. Drawing upon narratological

Shared Differences

Shared Differences
  • Author : Diane Carson,Lester D. Friedman
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • ISBN : 025206450X
GET THIS BOOKShared Differences

This timely volume addresses those who teach and study multicultural topics. Rather than offering a Band-Aid approach to curricular offerings, the contributors demonstrate inclusive, innovative ways to integrate multicultural issues and media into existing courses. In "Struggling for America's Soul: A Search for Some Common Ground in the Multicultural Debate," Lester Friedman leads off the volume with an analysis of the value and necessity of multicultural approaches for today's students and for society at large. The essays that follow provide