A native of Eatonton, Walker is the author of seven novels, including "The Color Purple," for which she became the first African-American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize.
Walker has been designated the Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding.
Walker will give a talk and read from her literary works in this keynote Delta Chair event. The event free and open to the public, and seating is general admission.
Overflow seating with a live video stream will be available nearby. Parking is available in the UGA North Campus Parking Deck on Jackson Street.
Sponsored by the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts in partnership with the Institute for African American Studies.
This lecture is part of the UGA fall Signature Lecture series. For more information, visit: http://t.uga.edu/1AP