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Tickets for Alice Walker’s Oct. 15 talk at Morton Theatre available Sept. 28

Tickets for “A Conversation with Alice Walker” on Oct. 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Morton Theatre will be available beginning at 10 a.m. Sept. 28 at the theatre’s box office, 195 W. Washington St.

Tickets are free but are required for admittance to the event. Seating will be general admission.

The UGA Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts will welcome Walker, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, as this year’s Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding on Oct. 14-15. The 2015 Delta Chair is administered by the Willson Center in partnership with the UGA Institute for African American Studies.

Walker will join Valerie Boyd, an associate professor in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, for a public conversation. Boyd is the editor of a forthcoming volume of Walker’s journals.

Tickets will be limited to two per person. All attendees, including small children, must have a ticket.