Emory Report
November 6, 2006
Volume 59, Number 10


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November 6 , 2006
Walker to read from new book

Alice Walker, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Color Purple,” will read from her new book of meditations, “We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: Light in a Time of Darkness,” on Tuesday, Nov. 14 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Winship Ballroom of the Dobbs University Center. A book signing will follow the reading.

Walker’s other books include “In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens,” “The Temple of My Familiar,” “Possessing the Secret of Joy,” “By the Light of My Father’s Smile” and “The Way Forward Is with a Broken Heart.”
The program is sponsored by the Emory University libraries, the Department of African American Studies and the Center for Women at Emory. The talk is free and open to the public.
The talk is free and open to the public.