Series 6
Writings by others, 1966-2012
Box 171 - Box 179, 251

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of writings by other authors that were sent to Alice Walker including writings about Walker and other general writings from 1966-2012. Writings include poetry, essays, articles, book proposals, dissertations and theses, speeches, songs, and play scripts. Writings that include significant correspondence have been retained in Correspondence (Series 1), but cross-references have been provided in this series. Writings by others that adapt writings of Alice Walker may be found in the Derivative Works (Subseries 2.5) portion of the Writings series.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type; then in chronological order.

Essays
Box Folder Content
- - Aspara, Hayes, "The Concept of Love in Meridian," 1985, [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 30, 1985]
- - Aucello, Steve, "Alice Walker: Triumph of the Afro-American Woman," 1991 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 13, 1991]
171 1 Bechdolf, Ute, "The Development of a Black Feminist Theory of Literature: Alice Walker," 1986
171 2 Bell, Derrick A., Jr., "Alternative Remedies Under Brown: An Essay on Three Questions," undated
171 3 Berry, Kim, "An Essay on In Search of Our Mothers Gardens: Womanist Prose," 1985
171 4 Bethel, Lorraine, "Ann Petry and Richard Wright: The Sexual Politics of Black Female/Male Relationships in the Street and Native Son," 1975
- - Bezucha, Margaret, "Personal Statement," 1986, [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 8, 1986]
171 5 Birnbaum, Lucia Chiavola, "Dark Mother of Prehistory, Dark Others & Contemporary Killing," 2003
171 6 Bobo, Julie, "Reading Through the Text: the Black Woman as Audience," 1992
171 7 Boyd, Melba Joyce, "The Salt in the Sugar: A Comparative Analysis of the Novel & the Film, The Color Purple," 1986
171 8 Callahan, John, In the African American Grain, Excerpts, 1985
171 9 Callahan, John F., "In Contention: the Pursuit of Irish-American Identity," 1986
171 10 Callahan, John F., "Reconsideration of Alice Walker's Higher Ground," undated
171 11 Cliff, Michelle, "Caliban's Daughter: The Tempest and the Teapot," 1991
171 12 Cooke, Michael G., "Afro-American Literature in the Twentieth Century," Partial Draft, 1984
171 13 Cooper, Jane, "Nothing Has Been Used in the Manufacture of This Poetry That Could Have Been Used In," 1974
171 14 Dahlbom, Karyl, "Reach for the Stars," undated
171 15 Featherston, Elena, "Alice Walker: Visions of the Spirit," documentary proposal, 1983 [See also Audiovisual Materials (Series 9)]
171 16 Felhoelter, M. Clarita, "Nomenclature in The Color Purple," 1985
171 17 Ferdinand, Daphne, "We Have a Right and Responsibility to Know," undated
- - Fontaine, Demetra Gayle, "Half Black, Half White, "1984, [see Correspondence (Series 1) January 10, 1984]
171 18 Fradkin, Betty McGinnis, "Conversations with Bessie," 1978
171 19 Gardner, Tracey A., "Racism in Pornography and the Women's Movement," undated
171 20 [?], Greg, "The Religion of Vegetarianism," undated
171 21 Green, Synthia and Nell Myhand, "Revolutionary Petunias," 2002
171 22 H.H., "Hiram's Fragment," undated
171 23 Hamill, Pete, "Letter to a Black Friend," undated
- - Harjo, Joy, [Review:] "Horses Make a Landscape Look More Beautiful," [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 22, 1985]
171 24 Harper, Diane, "Myth, Magic, and Mystery: Portraiture of the Conjure Woman in Modern African and African American Literature," 1989
171 25 Harrison, William, "Shug Avery: A Woman Loving God," October 12, 1985
171 26 Head, Bessie, "Biographical Notes," undated
171 27 Hull, Gloria T., "Researching Alice Dunbar-Nelson: A Personal and Literary Perspective," undated
171 28 Humez, Jean, "The Old Woman Was a Witch: Visionary Dreams of a Black Shaker Woman," undated
171 29 Isaacs, Diane S., "No Longer Underground: Black Women Critics as Conductors," 1983
- - Jordan, June, "On Israel and Lebanon: A Response to Adrienne Rich from One Black Woman," 1982, [see Correspondence (Series 1), October 10, 1982]
171 30 Karanja, Ayana, "Zora Neale Hurston and Alice Walker: A Transcendent Relationship," 1988
172 1 Kearns, Tim, "Black Happenings at Yale: Badass and Petunia," 1973
- - Kelly, Khaiim, "Langston Hughes," 1991 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 29, 1991 from Maryam Lowen]
172 2 Kirschner, Susan, "The Canon of American Literature in China," undated
172 3 Kirschner, Susan, "The Critical Reception of Alice Walker's Meridian: A Case Study," 1980
172 4 Kirschner, Susan, untitled essay, 1985
- - Lawrence, Charles R., "Cringing at Myths of Black Sexuality" in Southern California Law Review, "Crossburning and the Sound of Silence: Antisubordination Theory and the First Amendment" in Villanova Law Review, 1993 [see Correspondence (Series 1), July 11, 1993] Villanova Law Review, 1993 [see Correspondence (Series 1), July 11, 1993]
172 5 Leaks, Linda, "Sexism: A Colonial Tactic," 1980
172 6 Lewis, David Levering, "Harlem in Vogue: Art and Politics in the Early Twenties," 1978
172 7 Lightfoot, Sara Lawrence, "For Jewel Hairston Bell: A Remembrance," undated
- - Lowen, Maryam, table of contents and excerpts from first draft of autobiography, 1993 [see Correspondence (Series 1), November 15, 1993]
172 8 Merrill, Charles, "Jerusalem Report," 1987
172 9 Merrill, Charles, "Philanthropy and Rough Times-The Search for Priorities," 1987
172 10 Merrill, Charles, "The Love of a Good Fight," 1988
172 11 Mhunzi, Pete M., "The Color Purple and the Question of Male vs. Masculine Stereotypes," undated
172 12 Miller, Christine, "Paulo Freire and Female Genital Mutilation," March 1994
172 13 Peters, Gretchen, "Alice Walker: An Insight into Her Portrayal of Men," April 1986
172 14 Pjerrou, Mary, "Hypatia, the Lost Philosopher," undated
172 15 Platt, Tony, "E Franklin Frazier Reconsidered," [1990]
172 16 Randall, Margaret, "Cuba & the U.S. Blockade: Its Toll on Women," undated
172 17 Randall, Margaret, "Daring to Know, or How We Construct Truth," undated
- - Randall, Margaret, "Women on the River," 1997 [see Correspondence (Series 1) (Series 1), July 26, 1997]
172 18 Rojas, Marta, "Holy Lust or White's Papers," 1997
- - Rukeyser, Muriel, "Poems," 1979 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 25, 1979]
172 19 Salbi, Zainab, "Close Friends from a Distant Land," book proposal, 2004
- - Sanders, Joshunda, "Homegirls," [see Correspondence (Series 1), October 28, 2004]
172 20 Schaefer, Carol, "Grandmothers Counsel the World: Other Women Elders," 2006
- - Seaton, Esta, various poems, undated [see Correspondence (Series 1), circa 1966-1967]
172 21 Shands, Annette, "Young Women in the Works of Alice Walker: A Search for Innocence," abstract, undated
172 22 Shange, Ntozake, "Sassafrass," excerpt, 1975
172 23 Shange, Ntozake, "Sassafrass, Cypress, and Indigo," excerpt for Ms. Magazine, 1982
172 24 Smith, Barbara, "The Poetry of Memory," 1973
172 25 Smith, Barbara, "The Relationships between Men and Women in the Writing of Ann Petry," 1973
172 26 Smith, Barbara, "Sexual Politics and the Fiction of Zora Neale Hurston," [circa 1970s]
172 27 Smith, Barbara, "Sexual Politics in Richard Wright's Eight Men," 1975
172 28 Southern Regional Council, "Southern Voices," prospectus, undated
- - Spiegel, Marjorie, SLAVERY: Racism and Speciesism, 1987 [ see Correspondence (Series 1), January 12, 1987]
172 29 "Statement of 10 Jane Does and 1 Nancy Reagan Being Held at Bamburg Count Jail, SC after Blockading the Savannah River Plant," 1983
- - Stedwell-Wright, Paki, "Five Female Glitterati: A Literary Quiz," and "Five Male Glitterati: Another Literary Quiz" [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 16, 1987]
172 30 Steinem, Gloria, "Do You Know This Woman?" 1982
172 31 Steinem, Gloria, "Feminism," undated
172 32 Steinem, Gloria, "Womanism," Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History, 1997
172 33 Stoltenberg, John, "Refusing to Be a Man," undated
172 34 Unidentified, "Black Song (Dedicated to All Black Women)," 1979
172 35 Unidentified, "On the Presentation of Womanism in The Color Purple," undated
172 36 Unidentified, "Poetry," undated
172 37 Vogel, Peter, "The Last Wave from Port Chicago," 1981
172 38 Vogel, Peter, "The Last Wave from Port Chicago," 1982
172 39 Wagner, Liz, "The Color Purple by Alice Walker," 1986
172 40 Walker, William, 10th Grade Memoir," undated
173 1 Walker, William, "Los Atlantos," undated
173 2 Walker, William H. "The Road," 1996
- - Washington, Mary Helen, "Alice Walker," 1979, [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1979]
173 3 Washington, Mary Helen, "Black Women Image Makers," undated
- - Washington, Mary Helen, "Plain Black and Decently Wild: The Heroic Potential of Maud Martha," 1980, [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 23, 1980]
173 4 Welch, Tori, "A Dying Tradition: Female Circumcision in Meru," 1993
- - White, Evelyn, "Not Even a Whisper: Black Women And Friendship," 1993 [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 25, 1993]
- - White, Evelyn, "Fashioning Ourselves: The Womanist Ethics of Alice Walker," 1993 [see Correspondence (Series 1), December 7, 1993]
- - White, Evelyn, draft "Ch. 40 Country People," [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 28, 2001]
173 5 Whitfield, V.E., untitled, 1986
173 6 Williams, Sherley Ann, "Some Implications of Womanist Theory," 1986
173 7 Willis, Susan, "Alice Walker's Women," 1983
173 8 Women's Art Festival, "Statement of Intent," 1974
- - Youngblood, Shay, "notes on a nappy head," 1984, [see Correspondence (Series 1), January 30, 1984]
Books/Theses/Dissertations
173 9 Allen, Robert L., "The Port Chicago Disaster and Its Aftermath," draft, 1982
173 10 Allen, Robert L., "The Port Chicago Disaster and Its Aftermath," interviews, 1976-1980 [1 of 2]
173 11 Allen, Robert L., "The Port Chicago Disaster and Its Aftermath," -interviews, 1976-1980 [2 of 2]
173 12 Chernin, Kim and Renate Stendhal, "Taxi to the Temple: Truth, Sex, & the Sacred," undated [1 of 2]
173 13 Chernin, Kim and Renate Stendhal, "Taxi to the Temple: Truth, Sex, & the Sacred," undated [2 of 2]
251 28 Darwish, Wata, "Men and Women, Conflict and Reconciliation in Alice Walker's Fiction," 2000 January
174 1 Eisler, Riane, "The Power of Partnership," excerpt, 2001
174 2 Falade, Solange Pulcherie, "The Color Purple by Alice Walker: A Comparative Study of the Novel, the Movie, and the French Translation of the Novel," 1990
174 3 Gates, Henry Louis (ed.), Our Nig, Introduction (draft), undated.
174 4 Harding, Vincent, "The Other American Revolution: A Brief History of the Struggle for Black Freedom" draft, 1973 [1 of 2]
174 5 Harding, Vincent, "The Other American Revolution: A Brief History of the Struggle for Black Freedom" draft, 1973 [2 of 2]
174 6 Hudson, Winson, "A Lonely Walk to the Courthouse: The Autobiography of Mrs. Winson Hudson," 4th draft, 1995, [1 of 3]
174 7 Hudson, Winson, "A Lonely Walk to the Courthouse: The Autobiography of Mrs. Winson Hudson," 4th draft, 1995, [2 of 3]
175 1 Hudson, Winson, "A Lonely Walk to the Courthouse: The Autobiography of Mrs. Winson Hudson," 4th draft, 1995, [3 of 3]
175 2 Hull, Gloria T., All the Women are White, All the Blacks Are Men, table of contents, undated
175 3 Joseph, Toni Y., "One Voice: A Journalist Raises Hers to Tell Insightful Stories of the Black Experience," 1993
175 4 Laub, Thomas, "Male Redemption and the Spiritually Whole Worlds in the Novels of Alice Walker," 1986
175 5 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," June 2003 [1 of 3]
175 6 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," June 2003 [2 of 3]
175 7 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," June 2003 [3 of 3]
175 8 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," July 2003, [1 of 2]
175 9 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," July 2003 [2 of 2]
175 10 Lee, William Poy, "The Eighth Promise," chapter draft fragment, undated
176 1 Loftis, N.J., "Black Anima," uncorrected proof, 1973
176 2 Lorde, Audre, "Uses of the Erotic: The Erotic as Power," excerpt, undated
176 3 Miglavs, Janis, "My Search for the Mything Link," book proposal, 2003
- - Moore, Elizabeth, "The Black Rose Dreaming," 2005, dissertation [see Correspondence (Series 1), December 7, 2005]
176 4 Peters, Erskine, "William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha World and Black Being," 1981 [1 of 3]
176 5 Peters, Erskine, "William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha World and Black Being," 1981 [2 of 3]
176 6 Peters, Erskine, "William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha World and Black Being," 1981 [3 of 3]
176 7 Randall, Margaret, "Memory Says Yes," page proofs, 1987
176 8 Reddy, T.J., "Less Than A Score, But A Point," setting copy, 1974
177 1 Salbi, Zainab, "The Other Side of War," book proposal, 2006
177 2 Schiffman, Jennifer, "Male and Female Character Growth as Seen in the Novels of Alice Walker," 1991
177 3 Simcikova, Karla, "To Live Fully Here and Now: The Healing Vision in the Works of Alice Walker," undated [1 of 2]
177 4 Simcikova, Karla, "To Live Fully Here and Now: The Healing Vision in the Works of Alice Walker," undated [2 of 2]
177 5 Spiegel, Marjorie, "The Dreaded Comparison: Human and Animal Slavery," with photocopied preface by Alice Walker, 1987
177 6 Story, Jamal, "To Walk Past a Field and Notice," [2006]
177 7 Terkel, Studs, "Touch and Go: A Memoir," proof copy, 2007
177 8 Unidentified, "Michelle Murray's Journal," undated
177 9 Zolotow, Charlotte, Sleepy Book, partial copy, 2001
Poems
178 1 A.C.F., "The Passing of Mist," 1966
- - Allen, Pam, untitled "Last Night I saw my love," 1973, [see Correspondence (Series 1), October 26, 1973]
- - Atwell, Julie, "Rainbows," 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 8,1989]
178 2 Awiakta, Marilou, "Motheroot," undated
- - Belile, Liz, "Confessional Poert Blues of In Response to "Why I?," "The Berner, Ma, "The Isle of .." 1985, [see Correspondence (Series 1), July 1985]
178 3 Beaubien, Michael C., "Sankofa," undated
178 4 Ben-Avraham, "Fire," undated
178 5 Ben-Avraham, "Man and Woman," undated
178 6 Berger, Judy, Untitled: "On A Road Undiscovered By Lamps," undated
- - Berry, Kelly-Marie, "Rustic Alice," 1985, [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 15, 1985]
- - Bishop, Martina, "Poem to Alice," 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 8, 1988]
178 7 Braxton, Joanne, "Poem for a Black Student Suicide," 1970
- - Brown, Beverly, "Juice," 1984, [see Correspondence (Series 1) January 31, 1984]
- - Cardona, Lori, ""There's Beauty in Darkness," 1985, [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 25, 1985]
178 8 Carlisle, Karen, "Illuminations," 1987
178 9 Cartier, Marie, "Embrace. Beloved." undated
- - Chrisman, Robert, "At Maya and Paul's", "My Ship is This House", 1977 [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 16, 1977]
- - Chrisman, Robert, "Philoctetes," "New York, New York," 1977, [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 26, 1977]
178 10 Chrisman, Robert, "Sonnet for Alice (II)," February 8, 1976
178 11 Dawson, Julia, "It Stopped Here"
- - DeBolt, Virginia, "untitled," 1991, [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 27, 1991]
178 12 Dellinger, Drew, "Love Letter to the Milky Way," undated
178 13 El Saffar, Ruth, "Love Song (for Alice Walker)," undated
- - Engel, Kathy, "Ruth's Skirts," 2004 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 11, 2004]
178 14 Fales, Amber, "Crone," undated
178 15 Fales, Amber, "My People: Poem for Alice Walker," undated
178 16 Feifer [Weaver], Maxine, "Saint Francis," undated
- - Ferg, Jeanne, "African Queen," "The Passing of James," "Portrait of a Dying Woman," 1986, [see Correspondence (Series 1), January 14, 1986]
- - Forest Dweller, Maria, "Daughter," "Crumbs of Affection," "Michael," 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1989]
- - Gibbons, Kevin, "Suicide Notes," "Conversation w/ woman," Six," "Three," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1896]
- - Golden, Donna, "Your Soul is the Cocoon," 1986, [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 7, 1986]
178 17 Guthier, F., "If I Found A Little Flower," 1966
178 18 Harper, Michael, "Alice," 1974
- - Harper, Michael, "Grandfather." "The Morse Recount: History as Bridge, A Convention" [1974] [see Correspondence (Series 1) 1974]
178 19 Hartwich, Jacqueline, "Why Happy Blues Is So Good To Dance," undated
- - Hathaway, "FGM," "Sleeping Alone," 1997 [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 7, 1997]
- - Hawley, Beatrice, "Drought," 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), November 7, 1984]
178 20 Hawkins, David, "Lovingness," undated
178 21 Hayden, Robert, "Beginnings," undated
- - Head, Linda Weasel, "The Stone Woman," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1990]
- - Helper, Kate, "Voices; because of A.W.," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 15, 1990]
- - Hememway, Robin, "The Words Flow Through," "Circus Time," [1979] [See Correspondence (Series 1), December 3, 1979]
- - hooks, bell, "The women who walked behind," [1979] [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1979]
- - Huber, Joe, "Expect Lots," 1987 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 18, 1987]
178 22 Hudson, Winson, "If I Don't Tell You, You Will Never Know," 1989
- - Hurst, Charlice, "Reassurance," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1) November 19, 1990]
178 23 Jackson, Brandi R., "You Found the Genius. . .And I Thank You," undated
- - Jodi, "Poem for a Black Student Suicide,"1971 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 17, 1971]
178 24 Johnson, Ayana, "Zora Neale Hurston Reconsidered: Reflections on a Prismatic Personality," 1979
178 25 Johnson, Jim, "Arrowheads in Dust (For Alice Walker)," undated
- - Johnson, Jim, ""the time of the hunters" and "depression picture," [1970?] [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1971]
- - Johnson, James, "I knew a Woman," 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 29, 1984]
- - Johnson-Gosselin, Adrienne, "After Reading The Temple of My Familiar, 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 18, 1989]
178 26 Jones, Gayl, "Alice" undated
178 27 Jones, Patricia, "Oracion," 1978
178 28 Jordan, June, "1976: The South African Minister of Justice Said the Anti-Government Disturbances of Recent Weeks..," 1976
- - Jordan, June, "On the Murder of Two Human Being Black Men," 1972 [see Correspondence (Series 1), November 22, 1972]
- - Jordan, June, "Poem on The Newport Jazz Festival: Saratoga Springs and Especially about George Benson and everyone who was listening," 1979 [see Correspondence (Series 1), July 2, 1979]
178 29 Jordan, June, "Poem On a New Year's Eve," 1974
178 30 Jordan, June, "Rape Is Not A Poem," 1977
178 31 Jordan, June, "Roman Poem Number One," 1970
178 32 Jordan, June, "Roman Poem, Number Five," 1970
178 33 Jordan, June, "Roman Poem, Number Thirteen," 1971
178 34 Jordan, June, "Roman Poem, Number Fourteen," 1971
178 35 Jordan, June, "Wasted," 1976
178 36 [?], Katrina, "What Is the Color of Purple," 1986
178 37 Kelly, Kate, "Barking at Sunspots," 1986
178 38 Kibler, John, "Solace Bind-Thinking of Alice Walker," undated
178 39 Lee, Gloria, "Santa's Dilemma," and "The Valentine Witch," 1973 [See also Correspondence, 1973]
178 40 Leventhal, Mel, "Alone At Night," 1966
178 41 Leventhal, Mel, "A.W.," 1966
178 42 Leventhal, Mel, "I Know Her Well," 1966
178 43 Leventhal, Mel, "Mexican Food," undated
- - Liles, James, "Passion," 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), November 1984]
- - Lord, Audre, "Song," 1988 [ see Correspondence (Series 1), July 1, 1988]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "About a Poetizin Man," 1973 [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 6, 1973]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "Disappointed," 2005 [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 28, 2005]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "Endangered Species," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 23, 1990]
178 44 Lowen, Maryam, "Ethel Rosenberg's Daughter," 1970
- - Lowen, Maryam, "from above," "from above II," 1991 [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 15, 1991]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "Gringa," 1973 [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 6, 1973]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "Holding," "Terror," "9/11," 2004 [see Correspondence (Series 1), October 19, 2004]
178 45 Lowen, Maryam, "Jesus Poem," July 30, 1993
- - Lowen, Maryam, "Miracle," 1973 [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 6, 1973]
- - Lowen, Maryam, "My Brother's Cat," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 28, 1990]
178 46 Lowen, Marilyn, "Passover, 1969," undated
178 47 Lowen, Maryam, "A Perfect Day," 2006
178 48 Lowen, Marilyn, "Three Poems for Alice," 2006
178 49 Lowen, Marilyn, untitled poem, "A Small Pink Flower," 2005
178 50 Lowen, Marilyn, untitled, "Once You Asked Me. . .," September 2006
178 51 Lowen, Marilyn, untitled poem, "12:41 On the Bank Clock . . .," 1973
178 52 Lynd, Staughton, "Hope and Hozro," 2000
- - MacDonald, Ali, "for Alice Walker (who blazed the trail I follow)," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1) March 1987]
178 53 Martin, Herbert Woodward, "Botticelli's Venus," undated
- - Maudlin, Susan, "Portrait of Katy," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1), January 1985]
178 54 McDonald, Beth, "Farida Means Tomorrow," 1978
178 55 McKay, Claude, "The White House," Poem, 1924
- - Melega, Pat, untitled journal entries, 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1) March 30, 1988]
- - Milford, Daniel, "She Took Me To Land's End," 1987 [see Correspondence (Series 1), October 20, 1987]
178 56 Miller, E. Ethelbert, "Alice," 1979
178 57 Nayo, Akilah, "A Poem for My Father and for Alice Walker," 1979
178 58 Nye, Naomi Shihab, "The Arabs Say," undated
178 59 Pangborn, Edgar, "Episode,"; "Sapphics, for Icarus," "Poet," and "Vermeer, Head of a Girl," 1967
178 60 Parmar, Pratibha, "The Gambia," 1993
178 61 Parrish, Shirley Solomon, "Home" and "Winter Trees," 1986
- - Perlman, Willa, "Visiting Alice," 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1) December 14, 1990]
- - Peterson, Paul, "Going to Pieces," 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1) March 13, 1989]
178 62 Pinsonneault, Michelle, "Dear Celie," undated
- - Pipkin, Shannon, "We Go on Forever," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 31, 1986]
- - Poindexter, Cynthia, "The Color of Deep Purple Rain," "The Alice Palace," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1) February 21, 1985]
- - Pulliam, Helen, "The Moment, Aesthetic-For Alice Walker," 1982 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 27, 1982]
178 63 Radden, Viki, "As Lovely As a Tree," undated
178 64 Radden, Viki, "Not Black America," undated
178 65 Radden, Viki, "Thoughts on Turning 25," undated
- - Randall, Margaret, "Easier to Match His Face, "The Letter," "The Second Photograph," "Someone Trusted Has Used Force," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1), June 2, 1986]
- - Ransom, Sharon, "Pregnant Spirit," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1) March 9, 1985]
- - Reed, Dorothy M., "I'll forget that you lied to me", 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), [1984]]
178 66 Rich, Adrienne, untitled "Light At A Window," 1974
- - Richards, Dick, "what can a white man say to a black woman," 1991 [see Correspondence (Series 1), December 3, 1991]
- - Richmond, Ann Freeman, "For Anthony," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 14, 1985]
- - Roberson, Kathy, "Uncounted Muses.." 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 16, 1984]
- - Robinson, Anike, "A Request of the Goddess," 1992 [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1992]
178 67 Rooks, Belvie, "Soon and Very Soon," 1987
- - Roseman, Sabina Jacyna, "Left Handed World," "To the Artist," 1978 [see Correspondence (Series 1), [1978]]
178 68 Rowell, Charles H., "The Old Women Still Sing," undated
- - Rukeyser, Muriel, "My Life Flying to Your Life" 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1), Dina Rukeyser, August 24, 1988]
178 69 Rukeyser, Muriel, "The Speed of Darkness," 1966
- - Rukeyser, Muriel, "An Unborn Poet," 1979 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 25, 1979]
- - Rukeyser, Muriel, "An Unborn Poet," 1979 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 10, 2001]
- - Salaam, Kalamu ya, "..and raise beauty to another level of sweetness" [1979] [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 22, 1979]
- - Sanderson, Sara, "To Africa's Sons," 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 13, 1989]
- - Seaton, Esta, "Achilles, in His Tent," "Note on a Vanishing Spring," "The Cut Cord," and "Homage to King Lear," [1967] [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1967]
- - Sheftall, Beverly Guy, "To My Cabin," 1978 [see Correspondence (Series 1) February 1, 1978]
- - Sichen, Kali, "My Children - My Salvation," 1981 [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 23, 1981]
- - Siler, Jamers, "You Are" 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1) November 29, 1984]
- - Sjöö, Monica, "Lament for My Dead Son," undated [see Correspondence (Series 1), undated]
- - Steinem, Gloria, "My Friend's Daughter," undated [see Correspondence (Series 1), undated]
- - Torres, Margaret, "On Finding Letters from Mississippi, and "February 8, 1967," [1967] [see Correspondence (Series 1), [1967]
178 70 Tsoi, Carol, "Children," 2002
251 14 Unidentified, "For Lisa Inspired by 'These Days' by Alice Walker," September 12, 2012
178 71 Unidentified, "I Got Sidetracked," 1973
179 1 Unidentified, "I Was Born," 1973
179 2 Unidentified, Untitled: "Last Night I Saw My Love," undated
179 3 Unidentified, "More Than Kin," undated
179 4 Unidentified, "Nightletters," 1977
179 5 Unidentified, "Poem on the Road for Alice Walker," undated
179 6 Unidentified, "Preface Poem," 1973
179 7 Unidentified, "The Relevance of BD," undated
179 8 Unidentified, "Sabbath Blessings," 1991
179 9 Unidentified, "Unseen Fatherhood (A Fragment)," undated
179 10 Vaughan, Monica, "For Alice Walker, 2 (too)," 1989
179 11 Vennema, Gerrie, "Everything's Asking to be"
179 12 Waniek, Marilyn Nelson, "Fear of Floating," undated
179 13 Waniek, Marilyn Nelson, "Poem with Sixteen Names," 1978
179 14 Ward, Jerry, "Bookmarks," 1973
- - Ward, Jerry W., "Open," "Mississippi Juju," 1973 [see Correspondence (Series 1), December 9, 1973]
- - Washington, Jerome, untitled, 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 2, 1984]
- - Water, Tom, "Your letter and my lasagna," 1987 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 23, 1987]
- - Weis, Beth, untitled, 1989 [see Correspondence (Series 1), May 25, 1989]
179 15 Wesley, John M., "Poems," 1969-1970
179 16 White, Cindy, "Each One, Pull One," 1985
- - White, Evelyn, "I, Too," 2005 [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 22, 2005]
179 17 Williams, Gaye, "Transformation," 1986
- - Williams, Marissa, "Never Soldier," 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1), December 28, 1988]
- - Williams, Sherley Ann, "The Market at Medina: An Afro-American Returns," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1), July 11, 1985]
179 18 Wilson, Sharon, "A Prayer for My Quadroon Daughter," undated
179 19 Wiseman, Mark Huntington, "Alice-by-the-Fire," undated
- - Wiseman, Mark Huntington, "For Alice, On Passing Another Birthday," 1967 [see Correspondence (Series 1), February 11, 1967]
179 20 Wright, Jay, "The Homecoming Singer," "My Mother Dances on the Jut of God's Good Hip," undated
- - Zdunczyk, Paula, untitled limerick, 1990 [see Correspondence (Series 1), 1990]
- - Zucker, Marilyn, "Letter Scraps," 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 5, 1984]
Scripts
179 21 Collins, C.C., "No One Seems to Care As Much," undated
179 22 Cooper, J. California, "The Weight of Clay," 1980
179 23 Mire, Soraya, "Unhealing Wounds," undated
Short Stories
179 24 Carpenter, Shari, untitled short story, undated
- - Crawford, Lacy, untitled, 1992 [see Correspondence (Series 1), August 13, 1992]
179 25 Head, Bessie, "The Lovers," undated
- - Jennings-Teats, Rob, "Nduku's Story," 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1) August 11, 1988]
- - Marshall, Niobe, "Waiting Their Turn," "Simone, the Dancing Spider," "Imani's New Friend," "First Meeting," 1988 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 8, 1988]
- - Mendez, Charlotte, "Purple Asters," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1), November 18, 1986]
- - Merrill, Charles, "Memoirs: Krakow I," undated [see Correspondence (Series 1), undated]
179 26 Radden, Viki, untitled, undated
179 27 Rooks, Belvie, untitled, undated
- - Seaton, Esta, "The Green Breast of the New World," [1967] [see Correspondence (Series 1), [1967]]
179 28 Stetson, Earlene, "A Poor Dog," "On the Verge of Becoming," "One Monkey," undated
- - West, Marion R., "Dear God: God is More than---," 1986 [see Correspondence (Series 1), April 5, 1986]
- - Zucker, Marilyn, untitled, 1984, [see Correspondence (Series 1), March 5, 1984]
Songs/Music
- - Hammond, John W, "The Color Purple," 1984 [see Correspondence (Series 1) November 25, 1984]
179 29 Hairston, Jacqui, "The Color Purple," sheet music, 2006
179 30 Hairston, Jacqui, "Thank You for This Day," sheet music, undated
179 31 Hardy, John, "When We Let the Spirit Lead Us," lyrical adaptation of AW poem, 2005
- - Jones, Quincy, "The Color Purple," 1985 [see Correspondence (Series 1), September 20, 1985]
179 32 Tifton, Chelsea, "Alice Walker Songs," 1985-86
Speeches
179 33 Amritanandamyi, Sri Mata, "The Awakening of Universal Motherhood," October 2, 2002
179 34 Bartlett, Josiah, "Another Spiritual Giant from India," November 16, 1986
179 35 Jackson, Jesse, "The Challenge of Our Day: Confronting Environmental and Economic Violence," Mendocino Highlands, California, March 20, 1988
- - Jones, Quincy, "The Melody H as Changed: Some Thoughts on the Meaning of Excellence and Truth," 1985 [September 20, 1985]
179 36 Merrill, Charles, "Morehouse College Commencement Speech," 1967
179 37 Merrill, Charles, "The Religious Establishment and Death," 1984
- - Ruz, Fidel Castro, speech marking birthday of Elián González, December 13, 2003 [see Correspondence (Series 1) December 16, 2003]
179 38 Ruz, Fidel Castro, "Speech on the 51st Anniversary of the Attack on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Fortresses," 2004
- - Ruz, Fidel Castro, "Second Epistle," 2004 speech to President Bush [see Correspondence (Series 1) June 21, 2004]
- - Zinn, Howard, "Against Discouragement," commencement speech at Spelman on May 15, 2005 [see Correspondence (Series 1) May 30, 2005-Maryam Lowen]
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