Legendary African Americans: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston: Author and Folklorist, 1st Edition

  • Della A. Yannuzzi
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766062791
  • ISBN-13: 9780766062795
  • DDC: 813.52B23
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

An examination of the life and work of African-American author and storyteller Zora Neale Hurston, who has been recognized for her substantial contribution to American literature and southern African-American folklore. This book discusses her difficult personal life and nomadic existence, and how these struggles impacted her various written works.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: New York, Here I Come.
2: Home—Eatonville, Florida.
3: It’s a Hard Life.
4: A Literary and Academic World.
5: In New Directions.
6: The Mule Bone Controversy.
7: The Writing Life.
8: Different Worlds.
9: Solitude.
10: Remembered.
Chronology.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
Index.