Alice Walker | Critical Essay by Barbara T. Christian

This literature criticism consists of approximately 15 pages of analysis & critique of Alice Walker.
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SOURCE: "We Are the Ones That We Have Been Waiting For: Political Content in Alice Walker's Novels," in Women's Studies International Forum, Vol. 9, No. 4, 1986, pp. 421-26.

In the following essay, Christian discusses the interdependence of individual and societal change in Walker's novels.

Because women are expected to keep silent about their close escapes I will not keep silent.

                                   —(Walker, 1979)

There is no question that Alice Walker's works are directed towards effecting social change...

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