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Crossing the creek : the literary friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Author: Anna Lillios
Publisher: Gainesville, Fla. : University Press of Florida, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Anna Lillios's 'Crossing the Creek' examines the productive and complex relationship between these two major figures. Is there truth to the story that Hurston offered to work as Rawlings's maid? Why did Rawlings host a tea for Hurston in St Augustine? Lillios examines these questions and many others.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: Zora Neale Hurston; Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; Zora Neale Hurston; Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Lillios
ISBN: 9780813041551 0813041554
OCLC Number: 801843014
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 198 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
"Friendship is a mysterious and ocean-bottom thing": the Hurston-Rawlings friendship --
"Thinking in heirogliphics": mastering the craft of writing --
Looking back: Hurston's Dust tracks on a road and Rawlings's Cross Creek --
The road ahead: Hurston's and Rawlings's last works.
Responsibility: Anna Lillios.

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Anna Lillios's 'Crossing the Creek' examines the productive and complex relationship between these two major figures. Is there truth to the story that Hurston offered to work as Rawlings's maid? Why did Rawlings host a tea for Hurston in St Augustine? Lillios examines these questions and many others.

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