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20 Female Harlem Renaissance Writers You Should Know We know too little about the women of the Harlem Renaissance. The more I look into these poets, writers, dramatists, essayists, critics, social critics, young adult writers, and editors, the more astounded I am at their range and literary output. These women writers run the gamut of political perspectives, editorial and aesthetic approaches, and backgrounds and nationalities.
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Celebrating Women Authors [Black History Month] Zora Neale Hurston: Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) was an African-American writer associated with the Harlem Renaissance. Hurston was an anthropologist and folklorist who wrote about African American culture in the rural South. In 1937 she published the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. (Photo Credit: Corbis)
An influential African American woman, Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891 - January 28, 1960), was an anthropologist and author during the Harlem Renaissance. One of her most famous books included "Their Eyes Were Watching God" written in 1937. "Zora Neale Hurston." 2013. The Biography Channel website. Feb 15 2013, 07:06 http://www.biography.com/people/zora-neale-hurston-9347659.
Zora Neale Hurston was a anthropologist and writer during the Harlem Renaissance.She is most famous for her book "Their eyes were watching God".
Zora Neale Hurston - A novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist, Zora Neale Hurston is considered one of the pre-eminent writers of twentieth-century African-American literature and closely related to the Harlem Renaissance. Best known for her 1937 novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God."... I had heard of the novel, but never Ms. Hurston. Again, Google to the rescue.
2. Influential African American Woman: Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891 - January 28, 1960) was an anthropologist and author during the Harlem Renaissance. One of her most famous books included Their Eyes Were Watching God written in 1937. "Zora Neale Hurston Biography." Bio.com. A Networks Television, n.d. Web. 23 Feb. 2013.
Zora Neale Hurston : Author of one of my favorite books Their Eyes Were Watching God. Photo Credit : Lean In Facebook Page #leanin #authors
Zora Neale Hurston Biography birthday today January 7th and civil rights author and anthropologist wrote one of my favorite books, "Their Eyes Were Watching God"
Zora Neale Hurston was born in Notasulga, Alabama, on January 7, 1891 (d. January 28, 1960). She “was an American folklorist, anthropologist, and author during the time of the Harlem Renaissance. Of Hurston’s four novels and more than 50 published short stories, plays, and essays, she is best known for her 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watching God.”
Zora Neale Hurston - Born in Alabama on January 7, 1891, spent her early adulthood studying at various universities and collecting folklore from the South, the Caribbean and Latin America. She published her findings in Mules and Men. Hurston was a fixture of the Harlem Renaissance, rubbing shoulders with many of its famous writers. In 1937, she published her masterwork of fiction, Their Eyes Were Watching God. Hurston died in Florida in 1960.
American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): An Inclusive Summer Reading 2015 List for Kids and Young Adults
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An Inclusive Summer Reading 2015 List for Kids and Young Adults
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