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Holly Baker, Julian Chambliss
During the 2019 Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities, Holly Baker spoke with Deborah Plant. Dr. Plant is an Africana Studies scholar and literary critic and an associate professor at the University of South Florida. She is also the editor of the recently published book, Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo, written by Hurston in 1931.
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 Festival, Barracoon, Literature, Zora Neale Hurston
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Baker, Holly, and Julian Chambliss. 2019. "409 - Deborah Plant and Learning from Zora Neale Hurston." 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]