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nordicleather made a comment Oct 19 2019
"Zora Neale Hurston was the topU.S. Southern author in the 1920's, 30's & 40's. She was also the top selling black American author of that time. She fell into obscurity in the 1950's & died in 1960. Hurston was rediscovered by Alice Walk..." Permalink
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nordicleather added a title to their Completed shelf Oct 19 2019
"They were best friends. They were collaborators, literary gadflies, and champions of the common people. They were the leading lights of the Harlem Renaissance. Zora Neale Hurston, the author of Their Eyes Were Watching God, and Langston Hughes,...
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nordicleather added a title to their Completed shelf Oct 19 2019
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nordicleather added a title to their For later shelf Aug 26 2019
"Zora Neale Hurston challenged the norms of what was expected of an African American woman in early 20th century society. The fifth of eight kids from a Baptist family in Alabama, Hurston's writing prowess blossomed at Howard University, and then...
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