Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God
A panel of black women writers talked about Zora Neale Hurston and her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. They talked about the influence… read more
A panel of black women writers talked about Zora Neale Hurston and her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. They talked about the influence the book has had on African-American culture and the literary world as well as on their own lives. Lucy Anne Hurston moderated. They also responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Women Writers on the Horizon” was part of the celebration Honoring the 75th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God held at the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space.
Carl Hancock Rux and Ruben Santiago-Hudson are mis-identified on screen. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Ruby Dee Entertainer
- Indira Etwaroo Executive Producer New York Public Radio ->Greene (Jerome L.) Performance Space
- Lucy Anne Hurston Niece
- Carl Hancock Rux Poet
- Sonia Sanchez Poet Laureate Philadelphia, PA
- Ruben Santiago-Hudson Entertainer
- Alice Walker Author
- Arthur Yorkinks Author
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