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An Evening with Alice Walker

May 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

YMCA NY Membership

Alice Walker. Photo by Scott Campbell

Celebrate our exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 with acclaimed poet, novelist, activist, and Pulitzer Prize–winning author Alice Walker in this intimate lecture inspired by her life’s work and the exhibition. Walker won both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1983 for The Color Purple, which was adapted as a movie in 1985 and a Broadway musical in 2005.

Tickets start at $25 and are available during our Member pre-sale. To receive the Member pre-sale and discount code, email us at [email protected] with your full name and Membership ID. A limited number of seats are available with the purchase of a Membership. Tickets go on sale to the general public Monday, May 1, at noon.

This event will have ASL (American Sign Language) interpretation. We are committed to making our galleries and programs accessible to everyone. To request accommodations, email us at [email protected].


Brooklyn Museum