Alice Walker Quotes

Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.

 
Status
Unverified

Topics
Context

None.

Citations

None.

Please contribute by supplying a citation for this quote.


Alice Walker
Alice Walker
  • Born: February 9, 1944
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Alice Walker is an American novelist, short story writer, poet, and activist. She wrote the novel The Color Purple (1982), for which she won the National Book Award for hardcover fiction, and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. She also wrote the novels Meridian (1976) and The Third Life of Grange Copeland (1970), among other works. An avowed feminist, Walker coined the term "womanist" to mean "A black feminist or feminist of color" in 1983.