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MDC 102: Making of the Modern Mind II: Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston

 

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Dates: 1891-1960

Nationality: American

Activities:

Ethnologist

Poet

Novelist

Playwright

 Literary Movements: 

Harlem Renaissance

Modernism

Southern Renaissance

Literary Periods: 

Modernist Period, 1899-1945

Postwar Period, 1945-1999

Twentieth Century, 1900-1999

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