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Holly Baker, Julian Chambliss
During the 2019 Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities (ZORA! Festival), Holly Baker spoke with Dr. Anna Lillios about Zora Neale Hurston and the Festival. Dr. Lillios is an author and a professor of English at the University of Central Florida. Dr. Lillios' long history with the festival sheds light on Hurston's centrality to modern academia.
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, University of Central Florida Department of English
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. "402 - Anna Lilios and the Transformation of ZORA!" 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]