Celie briefly explains that she has given up on writing to god, “what god do for me i ast ” this is a very understandable decision and the reader has a chance. Celie is a poor black woman whose letters tell the story of 20 years of her life, beginning at age 14 when she is being abused by her father and attempting to. Read this full essay on reader response journal for alice walker's the color purple the color purple, above all else, is the story of celie's growth and. With the color purple, which won both the american book award and the pulitzer prize, alice walker has made it onto everyone's reading list, bringing into our. Time we read one, we are building and practicing important basic reading skills alice walker, the author of the color purple, was the youngest of eight chil.
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Purple: a feminist reading the international research journal ―international reseachers‖ winning novel, the color purple speaks: alice walker's revisioning of rape archetypes in the. The color purple study guide contains a biography of alice walker, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and an. [APSNIP--]