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Los Angeles Times - 06 Jan 2014 Zora Neale Hurston, author, dazzler, gets a Google Doodle
Zora Neale Hurston, celebrated Tuesday in a Google Doodle, died in 1960 in a welfare home after giving the world some of its greatest literature. Although her greatest renown came after death, in life the African American novelist and anthropologist ...
Tuskegee University - 05 Aug 2019 Zora Neale Hurston-inspired quilt exhibit at Tuskegee's Legacy Museum extended through Sept. 13
Due to popular demand, the Legacy Museum has extended its quilt exhibition highlighting the writing talents of Notasulga-born writer, folklorist and ...
The Atlantic - 12 Aug 2019 The Students of Sex and Culture
Margaret Mead, Ruth Benedict, and Zora Neale Hurston—spurred on by Franz Boas—revolutionized the way we think about humanity.
Face2Face Africa - 11 Aug 2019 Read Zora Neale Hurston's 1955 letter to the Orlando Sentinel criticizing the desegregation of public schools
Zora Neale Hurston was one of America's most influential writers. Born January 7, 1891, she was the daughter of two ex-slaves. Hurston was an instrumental ...
The New Yorker - 19 Aug 2019 How Cultural Anthropologists Redefined Humanity
Louis Menand on the brave band of scholars who set out to save us from racism and sexism.
Memphis Flyer - 25 Jul 2019 Ann Wallace’s One-Woman Play, Live Rich Die Poor, Comes to First Congo
At the time of her death in 1960, Zora Neale Hurston, the influential African-American author, anthropologist, and filmmaker, was all but forgotten. Now, Their ...
The Guardian - 16 Aug 2019 Whatever happened to author Dorothy West?
Writing alongside Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes, West was the last surviving member of the Harlem Renaissance. Diana Evans asks: why were her ...
The Boston Globe - 16 Aug 2019 Paule Marshall, novelist of diverse influences, dies at 90
First published in the 1950s, Mrs. Marshall was for years virtually the only major black woman fiction writer in the United States.
CBS19 News - 16 Aug 2019 Paule Marshall, acclaimed writer, passes away
Acclaimed fiction writer Paule Marshall has died at 90.
Tulsa World - 19 Aug 2019 US-World deaths | National Obits
'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died.
WWMT-TV - 19 Aug 2019 Experts: Burning Man playa dust not serious health concern
Breakfast, lunch and dinner at Burning Man is served with a side of playa dust that covers cars and clothing and finds its way into places where the sun doesn't ...
The Commercial Appeal - 13 Aug 2019 Tennessee Shakespeare Company announces 2019-20 season
"The play's the thing." Shakespeare wrote those words for Hamlet, who had a specific purpose in mind — he hoped a theatrical production would expose his ...
CelebsPulse - 31 Jul 2019 Incredible Facts About Zora Neale Hurston
Near her 125th birthday, the world remembers the life of Zora Neale Hurston. Here are some interesting facts about one of the greatest people of the 1900s.
The New York Times - 30 Jul 2019 How a Group of Heretical Thinkers Chipped Away at the Idea of ‘Us’ and ‘Them’
Gods of the Upper Air,” by Charles King, tells the story of the anthropologist Franz Boas and those he influenced, including Margaret Mead and Zora Neale ...
The Objective Standard - 18 Jul 2019 Zora Neale Hurston Put Nothing above Independence
Zora Neale Hurston wrote with an inimitable mix of lyricism and sass. Smart and undaunted, she was an individualist above all.
NPR - 05 Aug 2019 'Gods Of The Upper Air' Traces The Birth Of Cultural Anthropology
Charles King tells the story of Franz Boas' powerful challenge to racial science — and of how others like Margaret Mead and Zora Neale Hurston contributed to ...
Book Riot - 06 May 2019 The Best of Zora Neale Hurston: Books, Essays, and Shorts Stories
I first read Their Eyes Were Watching God in a high school English course and I've got to be honest: I did not like it one bit. For sure, Zora Neale Hurston's book ...
Lasentinel - 09 Aug 2019 Alice Walker: Hometown Celebrates Literary Legend’s 75th Birthday
Alice Walker, one of the premiere writers of the 20th Century, was honored in July by her hometown of Eatonton, GA for her 75thBirthday (Alice Walker 75).
The New York Times - 19 Mar 2019 The Complex Literary Friendship Between Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston
In “Zora and Langston,” Yuval Taylor revisits the relationship that laid much of the groundwork for black American literature in the 20th century.
The Washington Post - 16 Aug 2019 The social scientists who transformed how we think about race and gender
Less than a century ago, a group of American cultural anthropologists used their research about other societies to combat racism, which was centered on fears ...