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Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.

In 1925, Barnard student Zora Neale Hurston-- the sole black student at the college-- was living in New York, "desperately striving for a toe-hold on the world." During this period, she began writing short works that cap...

Barracoon : the story of the last "black cargo" —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Book On CD
2018
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Zora Neale Hurston had achieved fame and sparked controversy as a novelist, anthropologist, outspoken essayist, lecturer, and theatrical producer during her sixty-nine years. Her finest work of fiction appeared at a time...

Their eyes were watching God —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.

Set in Florida in the early twentieth century, this is the story of Janie Crawford, a black woman in her forties, as told to her friend Phoeby. The granddaughter of a woman born in slavery, independent Janie evolves thro...

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories / Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Book On CD
2020
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An outstanding collection of stories about love and migration, gender and class, racism and sexism that proudly reflect African-American folk culture. Brought together for the first time in one volume, the collection inc...

Barracoon : the story of the last "black cargo" —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Large Print
2018
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In 1927, Zora Neale Hurston went to Plateau, Alabama, just outside Mobile, to interview eighty-six-year-old Cudjo Lewis. Of the millions of men, women, and children transported from Africa to America as slaves, Cudjo was...

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 1 of 1

"In 1925, Barnard student Zora Neale Hurston--the sole black student at the college--was living in New York, "desperately striving for a toe-hold on the world." During this period, she began writing short works that capt...

Their Eyes Were Watching God : A Novel —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
EBook
2009

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick "A deeply soulful novel that comprehends love and cruelty, and separates the big people from the small of heart, without ever losing sympathy for those unfortunates who don't know h...

Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick : Stories from the Harlem Renaissance —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
EBook
2020

"From "one of the greatest writers of our time"(Toni Morrison) -- the author of Barracoon and Their Eyes Were Watching God -- a collection of remarkable stories, including eight "lost"Harlem Renaissance tales now availa...

Barracoon the story of the last "black cargo" —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Book On MP3
2018
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The true story of the last known survivor of the Atlantic slave trade, illegally smuggled from Africa on the last "black cargo" ship to arrive in the United States.

Seraph on the Suwanee : a novel —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.

Seraph on the Suwanee is the compelling story of two people at once deeply in love and deeply at odds. The heroine, young Arvay Henson, is convinced she will never find true love and happiness, and defends herself from u...

Moses, Man of the Mountain —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
EBook
2010

In this 1939 novel based on the familiar story of the Exodus, Zora Neale Hurston blends the Moses of the Old Testament with the Moses of black folklore and song to create a compelling allegory of power, redemption, and f...

Barracoon : The Story of the Last Black Cargo" —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
EBook
2018

New York Times Bestselle, TIME M agazine 's Best Nonfiction Book of 201, New York Public Library's Best Book of 201, NPR's Book Concierge Best Book of 201, Economist Book of the Yea, SELF.com's Best Books of 201, Audible...

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