Zora Neale Hurston
Celebrating the One and Only Ms. Zora
by Janelle Harris 12 months ago
She painted pictures with words and created masterpieces with the colorful inventions of her mind. Zora Neale Hurston took the same mechanics of modern-day language afforded every other English speaker and somehow made hers dance and play and sparkle across a page. Under her tutelage,...
The Kinship of Alice and Zora and What It Teaches Us About Sisterhood
by Evette Dionne 2 years ago
Zora Neale Hurston and Alice Walker are two of the most influential Black women writers in the history of literature. There are millions of books sold, a dedicated legion of fans, an annual festival, and one coveted Pulitzer Prize between them. Most bibliophiles can’t imagine...