Two Worlds In The Color Purple

A review of Alice Walker’s 1982 book

Photo by Vino Li on Unsplash

Before reading The Color Purple, movie scenes of the 1985 film were all I had of the world Alice Walker created for a long time. The movie was big in my household (And other black households in my neighborhood) growing up in the 90s.

Kids that I went to school with, would say quotes from the movie, whether it was in school…



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Gerald Washington

Gerald Washington


A curious one, writer, poet, history lover, and a fan of Haagan Das Ice Cream