Zora Neale Hurston

The actress tried to invoke John Lennon and Yoko Ono on Twitter. It... could have gone better.
Women’s History Month begins today, March 1st. I honor the month and continue celebrating Black History 24/7/365 with 10
Beyond their substantive scholarly publications, previous AIME recipients made their mark mostly in print and popular media
Since the beginnings of film, literature has played a significant role in developing the medium. Adaptations are everywhere, but here are some literary tales that we hope inspire more stories on the silver screen.
Being the Warrior Woman that I am, I break down every barrier placed in front of my goals, even my own limiting beliefs. A woman can do anything she puts her mind to. And she is more than a secretary, sex object, and maid.
If you Google searched who am I?, what would come up? The search for identity is part of our human struggle. As children
Ever since I got into travel writing, I've been told to read the works of Joseph Conrad, Jack Kerouac, Edward Abbey, Bruce Chatwin, Paul Theroux, William Dalrymple, Bill Bryson, and other white men. While I learned a lot from their stories, I was also repeatedly left with questions about misogyny and racial insensitivity.
Let Me Die In His Footsteps, Roy's new novel, set in a 1952 Kentucky town, concerns Annie Holleran, a 15 year old girl who has an uncanny sense of knowing how things will turn out before they've played themselves through.
As February is Black History Month, I am highlighting African-American women who have made significant contributions to the economy and culture of the United States.
In this blog, we'll learn about women who have been inducted into both the Florida Women's Hall of Fame and the National Women's Hall of Fame -- whose accomplishments have benefited women and life in the Sunshine State.
Imagine the stigma endured by the following nine lady divorcées, who came of age prior to women's liberation. Employment prospects were limited, yet they forged remarkable professional legacies that have far outlasted any societal backlash they suffered from divorce.
1. For non-fiction books you need a book proposal that varies in length from 10 to 100 pages. Peace and blessings. 8. They
Because of my experience my sense of sisterhood extends to trans women in a way it had not before. Trans women and cis women are each other's Phoebes. I am so glad that we're hearing more of our trans sisters' stories.
Hurston has written several short stories, books and novels over the years but her most famous work is "Their Eyes Were Watching
As I observed how Jeantel had been eviscerated on social media -- by blacks and whites -- because of her excruciating testimony and her appearance (she was ridiculed for resembling Gabourey Sidibe's character in Precious), Zora Neale Hurston's ruminations on race sprang to mind.
Kate Ramsey offers in the world of geopolitics critical insights into the inevitable plight of the "avant-garde," to use Haitian anthropologist Antenor Firmin's casting of the first black republic in relation to Africa and its diaspora.
Watch the full interview clip here: Yesterday was Zora Neale Hurston's birthday, so in honor of the famous author of Their