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Social rituals and the verbal art of Zora Neale / Lynda Marion Hill.

Author/Creator:
Hill, Lynda Marion, 1951-
Other Title:
Social rituals and the verbal art of Zora Neale Hurston
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Howard University Press, 1996.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 269, [3] pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Hurston, Zora Neale -- Criticism and interpretation.
Literature and anthropology -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Rites and ceremonies in literature.
Manners and customs in literature.
African Americans in literature.
Black English in literature.
Speech in literature.
Place of Publication:
United States Washington (D.C.)
Contents:
The drama of everyday life
Hurston's theory of imitation
Negotiating the field
The authenticity debate
Hurston's hieroglyphics: the word magic of ritual action
Staging Hurston's life and work.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-241) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0882581880 :
OCLC:
34474478
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