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Zora Neale Hurston, author, dazzler, gets a Google Doodle

Los Angeles Times - 06 Jan 2014
Zora Neale Hurston, celebrated Tuesday in a Google Doodle, died in 1960 in a welfare home after giving the world some of its greatest literature. Although her greatest renown came after death, in life the African American novelist and anthropologist ...
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Get-Lit with Zora Neale Hurston during November weekend

TCPalm - 15 Oct 2018
An introduction will be made by Zora Neale Hurston scholar and expert Dr. Deborah Plant, who will provide relevant connections from Barracoon, the New York Times' bestseller written by the late Zora Neale Hurston and released earlier this year, nearly ...
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The Power of Untold Slave Narratives

The Atlantic - 01 Oct 2018
Zora Neale Hurston's Barracoon widens the scope of this default, reductive rendering of history through form and function. After being kept in the Alain Locke Collection at Howard University's Moorland-Spingarn Research Center for more than half a ...
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Zora Neale Hurston brings us the voice of a former slave

The Christian Century - 09 Oct 2018
About the African slave trade, “the most dramatic chapter in the story of human existence,” Zora Neale Hurston writes, the justifiers of slavery have had much to say. But the Africans themselves have not been heard from. “All these words from the ...
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Early voting locations, times for Nov. election

wflx - 21 Oct 2018
3rd. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to 6 p.m.. Including Sundays, Oct. 28 – Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 4 – Hours: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.. Early Voting Locations: * Orange Blossom Business Center 4132 Okeechobee Road, Fort Pierce. * Zora Neale Hurston Library
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Historic home gets funding for much needed fumigation

Historic City News (press release) - 03 Oct 2018
The historically significant home of world-famous author Zora Neale Hurston located at 791 West King Street in St. Augustine was recognized in 2003 by St. Johns County and the Florida Department of State with a historic marker. Now, as the building ...
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Around the Banks: When even cemeteries were segregated

Suwannee Democrat - 29 Sep 2018
“If you are silent about your pain, they'll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” ― Zora Neale Hurston. I have expressed any number of times that even “Eden had shadows.” I will celebrate my 60th birthday on Oct. 7, 2018, and that is a senior citizen for ...
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Have fun in Chicago this weekend, Oct. 5-7

Chicago Sun-Times - 04 Oct 2018
These include the Dorothy Davenport directed melodrama “Linda,” an early exploration of diversity in Marion E. Wong's “The Curse of Quon Gwon” and a selection of documentary sketches by novelist Zora Neale Hurston. Check out the complete schedule.
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Book excerpt: 'What We Keep' explores our attachments to objects

AdAge.com (blog) - 04 Oct 2018
I was one of two black kids in my entire high school, and reading "Their Eyes Were Watching God" [by Zora Neale Hurston] was the first time I'd felt deeply seen. It's a book about a black woman's journey to self-revelation and love, and it made me ...
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Mixed Magic Theatre Presents SWEAT and GILDED SIX BITS

Broadway World - 04 Oct 2018
Pell Award Winner Ricardo Pitts-Wiley's unique approach to the adaptation of "Sweat" and "The Gilded Six Bits", two short stories by Zora Neale Hurston, is a compelling tribute to the controversial and celebrated author of "Their Eyes Were Watching God ".

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