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Published debut novel The Third Life of Grange Copeland
Short story "Everyday Use" included in collection of writings "In Love and Trouble"
Second novel Meridian released
Wrote breakthrough novel The Color Purple; received 1983 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and National Book Award for Fiction
Coined term "womanism" in debut non-fiction book In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens: Womanist Prose
Steven Spielberg directed critically acclaimed feature adaptation "The Color Purple," starring Whoopi Goldberg and Danny Glover
Wrote story for short film "Behind God's Back"
Made feature producing debut with documentary "Warrior Marks"
With director Bruce Schwartz, co-wrote short story adaptation "Everyday Use"
"The Color Purple" debuted as hit Broadway musical produced by Scott Sanders, Quincy Jones, and Oprah Winfrey
Published The Chicken Chronicles: Sitting with the Angels Who Have Returned with My Memories: Glorious, Rufus, Gertrude Stein, Splendor, Hortensia, Agnes of God, the Gladyses, & Babe: A Memoir
Documentary on Walker's life, "Beauty in Truth," is released