Discuss the title of the novel The Color Purple.  

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The title of Alice Walker's novel refers especially to one conversation in particular in the book. Though the color purple appears in various places in the novel, it is this conversation that lends a specific meaning to the color as a symbol.

In this conversation Celie and Shug discuss their views relating to God after the two have become involved in a loving...

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