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18 Oct 2007 07:22 GMT | Arts & Culture
She is also the author of many collections of short stories, essays, poems and children's books. Her recent children's book Why War is Never a Good Idea was published earlier this year.
As an activist and social visionary Alice Walker has been a participant in many of the major movements of change, among them the Civil Rights Movement in the American South, the Women's Movement and the Free South Africa Movement.
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