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What is the setting of "The Color Purple"?

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alexb2 | eNotes Employee

Posted October 6, 2008 at 5:53 AM via web

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What is the setting of "The Color Purple"?

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chicagorilke23 | (Level 1) Assistant Educator

Posted October 9, 2008 at 1:49 PM (Answer #2)

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The setting for The Color Purple is Georgia. The story takes place  between 1909 and 1949.

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taangerine | Student, Grade 11 | (Level 1) Valedictorian

Posted August 16, 2014 at 2:11 AM (Answer #3)

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The "Color Purple" takes place in "rural Georgia in the early 20th century". 

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