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Author Plant, Deborah G., 1956-

Title Zora Neale Hurston : a biography of the spirit / Deborah G. Plant.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2007.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Biography  B Hurston,Z    ---  Available
Description xiii, 241 p., [6] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Women writers of color, 1559-7172.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-227) and index.
Contents Series foreword / Joanne M. Braxton -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. The essence of things -- 2. The pathless path -- 3. "A genius of the South" : an American genius -- 4. "Coming out more than conquer" : spirituality, empowerment, freedom, and peace -- 5. Who was Herod and what made him great? -- 6. Ancestral spirit -- Conclusion : Sankofa -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index.
Subject Hurston, Zora Neale.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American women -- Southern States -- Biography.
Folklorists -- United States -- Biography.
African American authors -- Biography.
ISBN 9780275987510 (alk. paper)
0275987515 (alk. paper)

 
    
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