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Alex Haley

Al·ex Ha·ley

Alex Haley

 
pronunciation:
ael lihks heI li
part of speech: noun
definition: a U.S. author celebrated for his pulitzer prize-winning work of historical fiction, Roots: The Saga of an American Family (1976), a publication whose subsequent television broadcast adaptation spawned a national discussion about race and race relations (b.1921--d.1992).