Zora Neale Hurston


  • Apr 28 2011 2:29 PM

    Jim Long

    Her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God is an excellent read!

  • Sep 2 2010 12:38 PM

    Susanne Melton


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This page, from American Memory at the Library of Congress, features information about Zora Neale Hurston. Hurston, an African-American author famous for her book "Their Eyes Were Watching God," was born on January 7, 1891 in Eatonville Florida, the first incorporated black town in the United States.

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