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Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937): Library Resources

A list of resources available through Truxal Library for researching Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God

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Search the Library Catalog for the following reference titles that contain material about Their Eyes Were Watching God. These titles may be available in other college or public libraries.

  • African American Writers
  • American Diversity, American Identity
  • American Women Writers [vol 2]
  • Black American Women Fiction Writers
  • Black Literary Criticism [vol 2]
  • Bloom's Literary Themes: Birth and Renewal
  • A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism - Contains passages from literary criticism originally published in books and journals
    • [vols 7, 30, 61] - look forTheir Eyes Were Watching God in the Cumulative Title Index, a separate paperback index that accompanies this multi-volume work
  • Critical Companion to Zora Neale Hurston: A Literary Reference to Her Life and Work
  • Critical Insights: Zora Neale Hurston
  • Eyclopedia of Literary Characters [vol 4]
  • Cyclopedia of Literary Places [vol 3]
  • Cyclopedia of World Authors [vol 3]
  • Critical Survey of Long Fiction [vol 4]
  • Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century [vols 5]
  • The Harlem Renaissance (Bloom's Period Studies)
  • Harlem Renaissance: A Gale Critical Companion [vol 2]
  • Harlem Renaissance and Beyond
  • Literature and Its Times [vol 3; suppl 1, part 2]
  • Major Characters in American Fiction
  • Masterpieces of African-American Literature
  • Masterplots [vol 2]
  • Masterplots II: African American Literature [vol 3]
  • Masterplots II: Women's Literature [vol 6]
  • Modern American Women Writers
  • New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Literature [vol 9]
  • Notable American Novelists [vol 2]
  • Novels for Students [vol ]
  • The Oxford Companion to African American Literature
  • Student Companion to Zora Neale Hurston
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism (TCLC) - Contains passages from literary criticism originally published in books and journals
    • [vols 121, 131] - look forTheir Eyes Were Watching God in the Cumulative Title Index, a separate paperback index that accompanies this multi-volume work
    • [vol 82] - locate the topical essay "Blues in Literature"
    • [vol 86] - locate the topical essay "Folklore in Literature"
    • [vol 102] - locate the topical essay "Jazz and Literature"
    • [vol 106] - locate the topical essay "Animals in Literature"
    • [vol 114] - locate the topical essay "Revising the Literary Canon"
    • [vol 121] - locate the "Special Commissioned Entry on Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston"
    • [vol 126] - locate the "Special Commissioned Essay on African-American Folklore and Literature"
    • [vol 142] - locate the topical essay "Southern Gothic Literature"
  • Understanding Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Student Casebook to Issues, Sources, and Historical Documents
  • A Zora Neale Hurston Companion

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