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  • We Remember: Profilic Writer J. California Cooper Dead at 82

    Sep 27, 14 by Brainuser1 2 Comments


    *Sad news. Prolific writer J. California Cooper, has died at age 82. Cooper focused mainly on writing plays, until she met Alice Walker who advised her to consider short stories and novels instead, because they were an easier path to a paycheck. She had been living in Seattle, Washington. According to her daughter Paris Williams, […]

  • Rosario Dawson and Alice Walker Want Women of Color in My Brother’s Keeper Initiative

    Jun 19, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Rosario Dawson and Alice Walker want equal representation for women in President Barack Obama’s My Brothers Keeper Initiative. The pair are among the supporters in a growing movement that have signed a letter to Mr. Obama, urging him involve women and girls of color in the initiative. Thus far, more than 1,000 women and girls […]

  • Alice Walker Journals (‘Gathering Blossoms Under Fire’) Coming to Print in 2017

    Mar 23, 14 by PJ Leave a comment


    *Like most writers, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning “The Color Purple,” Alice Walker, has been keeping a diary while also penning novels, stories, poems and essays. Walker secured a deal with Simon & Schuster imprint 37 Ink to publish a selection of her private chronicles in 2017 called “Gathering Blossoms Under Fire.” The book will […]

  • THE (03-20-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Mar 20, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Look closely at the present you are constructing: […]

  • THE (03-19-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Mar 19, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Look closely at the present you are constructing: […]

  • Oprah Winfrey Recounts her Life Journey at Santa Barbara Int’l Film Fest (Pics)

    Feb 6, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The 29th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s Montecito Award was presented on Wednesday evening to Montecito’s most celebrated resident, Oprah Winfrey, before a capacity crowd at Santa Barbara’s historic Arlington Theatre. The Hollywood Reporter details the event: Almost immediately upon dancing onto the stage and taking her seat across from the moderator, Los Angeles […]