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Books by Harper Lee, H. P. Lovecraft, Zora Neale Hurston, and more force readers to confront the commonly racist legacies of classic literature in #TheAtlanticBooksBriefing . From @cray_kate :

Books by Harper Lee, H. P. Lovecraft, Zora Neale Hurston, and more force readers to confront the commonly racist legacies of classic literature in #TheAtlanticBooksBriefing . From @cray_kate :

Did you know pickled pigs feet were once used to woo an admirer? Zora Neale Hurston's food writing is a peek into the regional food of 19th and early 20th century Florida.

Books by Harper Lee, H. P. Lovecraft, Zora Neale Hurston, and more force readers to confront the commonly racist legacies of classic literature in #TheAtlanticBooksBriefing . From @cray_kate :

Using critical discourse analysis, we uncovered how the "white gaze" affects the experiences of #BlackWomenAtWork . This gaze is reminiscent in the writings of Zora Neale Hurston: "I feel most colored when thrown against a sharp white background"

"Hitting a Straight Lick With a Crooked Stick" collects Zora Neale Hurston's early short stories. Much of her work is centered in Florida, where the Harlem Renaissance leader grew up.

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Books to read📖: "WHY I'M NO LONGER TALKING TO WHITE PEOPLE ABOUT RACE" BY RENI EDDO-LODGE, "THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD" BY ZORA NEALE HURSTON. "THE HATE U GIVE" BY ANGIE THOMAS, "I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS" BY MAYA ANGELOU, "WHITE FRAGILITY" BY ROBIN DIANGELO, PHD

"If you are silent about your pain, they'll kill you and say you enjoyed it " - Zora Neale Hurston “we remember / we see / we are black” This work is a collection of thoughts by artist @tamarajadekaz  , who reflects on what it means to be black and British today. #BLMEverywhere 

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Charles King's "Gods of the Upper Air," a group biography on such groundbreaking anthropologists as Franz Boas, Margaret Mead and Zora Neale Hurston, has received a prominent history award, the Francis Parkman Prize.

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“If you’re silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” On this day in history the great folklorist Zora Neale Hurston was born!

“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” Zora Neale Hurston Let your voice be heard.

Zora Neale Hurston passed away on this day fifty-eight years ago. Read about when Alice Walker flew down to Florida and bought a headstone for Hurston’s unmarked grave:

"I do not weep at the world. I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife." Zora Neale Hurston#WomensMarch 

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“I have the nerve to walk my own way, however hard, in my search for reality, rather than climb upon the rattling wagon of wishful illusions.” - Zora Neale HurstonHappy Birthday, Queen Sister Friend.

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“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” Zora Neale Hurston

“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” -Zora Neale Hurston#KnowYourHistory  #BlackHistoryMonth 

Since today marks the 81st anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston's classic release 'Their Eyes Were Watching God' —we're going to reignite this fire. Queen Latifah should play the icon in a biopic! ??(?: Getty)

In 1931, Zora Neale Hurston sought to publish the story of Cudjo Lewis, the final slave-ship survivor. Instead it languished in a vault. Until now.

"I do not weep at the world. I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife." Remembering the magnificent Zora Neale Hurston. Born on this day in 1891. One of my favorite writers in the whole wide universe. She speaks to us so clearly today. #TimesUP 

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