Zora Neale Hurston
Celebrating the One and Only Ms. Zora
by Janelle Harris 8 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 1 year 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...