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Black Lives, Black History: Zora Neale Hurston

Guide to research and resources for African American History.

Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) was an novelist, playwright, and civil rights activist, most recognized for her novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God. She was a well known figure of the Harlem Renaissance, and was close friends with Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen.


From the Literary Reference Center

The following includes a variety of articles and references from the Full Sail Library database: Literary Reference Center. You may be required to log into the databases in order to access the records.

Cassidy, T. (2006). Zora Neale Hurston. Magill's Survey of American Literature, Revised Edition, 1-8.

Chronology of Zora Neale Hurston's Life. (2013). Critical Insights: Zora Neale Hurston333-336.

Kaplan, D. (2010). Zora Neale Hurston. Critical Survey of Long Fiction, Fourth Edition, 1-6.