The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013
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How my mother's fanatical feminist views tore us apart, by the daughter of The Color Purple author
As a revered feminist and author Alice Walker touched the lives of a generation of women through her iconic book The Color Purple. But one woman didn't buy in to Alice's beliefs - her daughter.
Margaret Avery (Shug ) From The Color Purple
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This is the most unique and creative work of art I have ever seen!! Okay, let me collect myself...(wipes forehead, cracks neck, takes a sip of wine)... Like I was saying, this is BEAUTIFUL!! For those of you who have never seen The movie "The Color Purple", this is Shug Avery, the character played by Margaret Avery in the 1985 adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Alice Walker. I just love this. It is an original 5'x5' painting and the canvas is vinyl records.The pearls, sequins…