Zora Neale Hurston Primary Sources
Historical documents. What clues can you gather about Zora Neale Hurston, the time, place, players, and culture?
Hurston's 1928 essay about racial identity.
Hurston's 1939 report from the Florida turpentine camps for the Federal Writer's Project.
A 1950 essay in Negro Digest.
A 1926 short story by Hurston.
The text of Hurston's non-fiction account of Eatonville and New Orleans.
A 1943 letter Hurston wrote to her friend Countee Cullen.