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Mule bone : a comedy of Negro life

Author: Langston Hughes; Zora Neale Hurston; George Houston Bass; Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperPerennial, [1991], ©1931.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The only literary collaboration between Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston, this play marked a turning point in African-American theater. This volume tells the story of the play's conception and inspiration and gives complete details of the irreparable rift in Hurston and Hughes's friendship that came about because of it. Also included is Hurston's short story, "Bone of Contention."
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Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Langston Hughes; Zora Neale Hurston; George Houston Bass; Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
ISBN: 0060553014 9780060553012 0060968850 9780060968854
OCLC Number: 22593511
Description: xiii, 282 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The bone of contention / Zora Neale Hurston --
Mule bone: a comedy of Negro life / Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston --
The mule bone controversy.
Responsibility: Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston ; edited with introductions by George Houston Bass and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and the complete story of the Mule bone controversy.
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The only literary collaboration between Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston, this play marked a turning point in African-American theater. This volume tells the story of the play's conception and inspiration and gives complete details of the irreparable rift in Hurston and Hughes's friendship that came about because of it. Also included is Hurston's short story, "Bone of Contention."

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