“A deeply soulful novel that comprehends love and cruelty, and separates the big people from the small of heart, without ever losing sympathy for those unfortunates who don’t know how to live properly.” —Zadie Smith
One of the most important and enduring books of the twentieth century, Their Eyes Were Watching God brings to life a Southern love story with the wit and pathos found only in the writing of Zora Neale Hurston. Out of print for almost thirty years—due largely to initial…
ISBN 10 : 0252017781
ISBN 13 : 9780252017780
When Janie Starks returns home, the small Black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man..
ISBN 10 : 9780061758126
ISBN 13 : 0061758124
“A deeply soulful novel that comprehends love and cruelty, and separates the big people from the small of heart, without ever losing sympathy for those unfortunates who don’t k..
ISBN 10 : 0072434228
ISBN 13 : 9780072434224
An African-American woman searches for a fulfilling relationship through two loveless marriages and finally finds it in the person of Tea Cake, an itinerant laborer and gambler...
ISBN 10 : 9780195121735
ISBN 13 : 0195121732
The rediscovery of Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God, first published in 1937 but subsequently out-of-print for decades, marks one of the most dramatic chapters in ..
ISBN 10 : 0521387752
ISBN 13 : 9780521387750
An analysis of the literary values of Hurston's novel, as well as its reception--from largely dismissive reviews in 1937, through a revival of interest in the 1960s and its recent ..
ISBN 10 : 0313302103
ISBN 13 : 9780313302107
A rich sourcebook of materials on African-American folk culture, history, and society that illuminates the novel...
ISBN 10 : 0766031640
ISBN 13 : 9780766031647
"An introduction to Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their eyes were watching God for high school students, which includes biographical background on the author, explanations of various ..