A Celebration of Zora Neale Hurston

Carla Kaplan was joined by actors Avery Brooks and Phyllis Yvonne Stickney and authors Jill Nelson and Brian Keith Jackson in a celebration… read more

Carla Kaplan was joined by actors Avery Brooks and Phyllis Yvonne Stickney and authors Jill Nelson and Brian Keith Jackson in a celebration of the life and work of Zora Neale Hurston. Also in attendance was Lucy Anne Hurston, niece of the acclaimed author. The performers read selections from Zora Neale Hurston: A Life in Letters, edited by Ms. Kaplan and published by Doubleday. Musician and vocalist Olu Dara and guitarist Alonzo Gardner provided musical accompaniment. close

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A Celebration of Zora Neale Hurston

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Program ID:
173642-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 29, 2002
Last Aired:
Jan 12, 2009

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  • Dec 29, 2002 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 30, 2003 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 26, 2006 | 5:52am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 28, 2006 | 5:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 30, 2006 | 5:52am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2007 | 11:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 07, 2009 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jan 08, 2009 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 12, 2009 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
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