"Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth" airs this Friday night at 11 pm on PBS (GPB 8) as part of the "American Masters" series. The
documentary follows the Pulitzer
Prize-winning author from her childhood on a Georgia plantation, to
Atlanta’s Spelman College, marching with MLK, and through her writing career. Interviews feature Sapphire, Gloria
Steinem, "The Color Purple" director Steven Spielberg and others.