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A Zora Neale Hurston companion

Author: Robert W Croft
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Anthropologist and author Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) is one of the most significant African American writers of the 20th century. Born in Alabama, she grew up in a small town in Florida, where she developed an interest in African American folklore. In 1925, she moved to New York and became a part of the Harlem Renaissance. She continued her anthropological research; African American folklore is central to her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Croft, Robert W. (Robert Wayne), 1957-
Zora Neale Hurston companion.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002
(DLC) 2002069610
(OCoLC)49679694
Named Person: Zora Neale Hurston; Zora Neale Hurston
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W Croft
ISBN: 9781429475099 1429475099 9780313065163 0313065160
OCLC Number: 607759216
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 256 pages) : portrait.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Responsibility: Robert W. Croft.

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Includes a chronology; biography; hundreds of entries for Hurston's works, characters, themes, motifs, family members, and acquaintances; and extensive primary and secondary bibliographies.  Read more...

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...this book is especially helpful for sorting through what the author calls the intertextuality of Hurston's writing...valuable to have on hand to support the study of Hurston's writings and life. Read more...

 
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