Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston : A Literary Biography

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Reconstructs the events, relationships, and achievements that marked the life of the black novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist, assessing her important works and commitment to the black folk traditionshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 408 pages
  • 152 x 228 x 26mm | 519.99g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • Ill.
  • 0252008073
  • 9780252008078
  • 2,016,626

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'This book is valuable in many areas. It is a good sourcebook for the Harlem Renaissance period. It is excellent for teaching purposes because of the extensive notes and bibliography.' -American Literatureshow more

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"Integrates zestful narrative with piercing literary criticism." -- Washington Post Book Worldshow more

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