American Masters: Alice Walker, Beauty in Truth on WKAR-TV

Feb 1, 2014

 Fri., Feb. 7, 10 pm | The writer/activist's dramatic life is told with poetry and lyricism.

Alice Walker

Most famous for her seminal novel, The Color Purple, writer/activist Alice Walker celebrates her 70th birthday. The first African-American woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for Literature, Walker continues to shine a light on global human rights issues. Her dramatic life is told with poetry and lyricism, and includes interviews with Steven Spielberg, Danny Glover, Quincy Jones, Howard Zinn, Gloria Steinem, Sapphire and Walker herself.

Presented by WKAR as part of MSU Project 60/50