Zora Neale Hurston / editor, Sharon L. Jones, Wright State University.

This book provides readers with in-depth, critical discussions of the life and works of Zora Neale Hurston. A chronology of Hurston's life, a complete list of Hurston's works and their original dates of publication, a general bibliography, a detailed paragraph on the volume's editor,...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Other Authors: Jones, Sharon L. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published:Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, 2013.
Series:Critical insights.
Table of Contents:
  • On Zora Neale Hurston : fictionalizing funerals in Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God / Sharon Lynette Jones
  • Biography of Zora Neale Hurston / Martin Seymour-Smith and Andrew C. Kimmens
  • Moving away from the reactionary : regional mobility in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee / Erin H. Wedehase
  • Janie in the sun : Invoking Hurston's Caribbean travels in Tell my horse / Tiffany Boyd Adams
  • Mrs. Turpin and Mrs. Turner : foolish pride in Flannery O'Connor's "Revelation" and Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God / Robert C. Evans
  • Race and patronage : critical receptions of Hurston's relationship with Charlotte Osgood Mason / Janine Bradbury
  • The gender mountain : the architecture of male-female relationships in Hurston's short fiction / Christopher Allen Varlack
  • "The country in the woman" : three forgotten fictions by Zora Neale Hurston / Christine M. Rudisel
  • African elements in the folktales of Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men / Ondra Krouse Dismukes
  • "Is it not a riot in all that [s]he doeth?" : embracing performativity in Zora Neale Hurston's Dust tracks on a road / Katharine Torrey
  • Conservative or visionary : the journalistic career of Zora Neale Hurston / Shelby Crosby
  • Signifying black and white speech in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee / Stephanie Li
  • Seraph on the Suwanee : Hurston's "white novel" / Jervette R. Ward
  • Zora Neale Hurston as womanist / Cheryl R. Hopson
  • Adaptations of Hurston's writings for children and Hurston in historical novels for young readers / Amy Cummins
  • "Another instance of our thoughts clicking" : artistic passion in Zora Neale Hurston's letters to Langston Hughes / Katherine Cottle
  • Resources : Chronology of Zora Neale Hurston's life ; Works by Zora Neale Hurston.