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During the 2019 Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities (ZORA! Festival), Holly Baker spoke with Dr. Cheryl Wall about Zora Neale Hurston, Hurston's writings and influence, the ZORA! Festival, and the town of Eatonville, Florida. Dr. Wall is a literary critic and professor of English at Rutgers University.
This episode is part of the Every Tongue Got to Confess podcast series, which is produced by Dr. Julian Chambliss (Michigan State University) and Holly Baker (University of Central Florida). The podcast series consists of interviews with participants in the annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities.
The purpose of the podcast series is to explore the experiences and stories of communities of color through the words of Festival attendees.
University of Central Florida
Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities, Oral History, Zora Neale Hurston, Eatonville Florida
Eatonville (Fla.) -- History; African Americans in literature -- Congresses; Hurston, Zora Neale -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses; Women and literature -- Florida -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses; Hurston, Zora Neale
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Baker, Holly, and Julian Chambliss. 2019. "403 - Cheryl Wall and Eatonville, Zora Neale Hurston, and Transformation." Podcast audio. Every Tongue Got to Confess: A Podcast about Communities of Color, Inspired by the Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities. University of Central Florida. 2019. [URL once assigned]