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Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937): Web Resources

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

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Websites

These are resources from open-access websites:

Zora Neale Hurston Digital Archive
Repository of biographical, historical, critical, and other contextual materials related to Hurston's life and work

Selection from Archives and Manuscripts: Zora Neale Hurston
Exhibit demonstrates Hurston's role as a Florida folklorist and novelist, and the bridge she made between the two crafts

Voices from the Gaps: Zora Neale Hurston
Biography, criticism, selected bibliography, and related links

Saturday Evening Post Famous Contributors: Zora Neale Hurston
Column focusing on the writing of anthropologist and novelist Zora Neale Hurston

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