Thursday, December 5, 2019

Tag: Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston’s Book About an Emancipated...

A book penned by acclaimed African-American author Zora Neale Hurston in 1931 is finally hitting store shelves, nearly 87 years after it was first...

Remembering Author Zora Neale Hurston on 125th...

Today marks novelist, poet, essayist, anthropologist, and folklorist Zora Neale Hurston's 125th birthday. She was born January 7, 1891 in Notasulga, Alabama, and died  January 28, 1960....

10 Artists of the Harlem Renaissance Who...

Zora Neale Hurston One of the all-time influential authors, Zora Neale Hurston, has close ties to the Harlem Renaissance. Through her writings, Robert Hemenway wrote...

A Changing Harlem Will Always Be Remembered...

The Harlem of today, replete with bustling restaurants and commerce, seems foreign to most. But a century ago, the small area in upper Manhattan...

Eatonville, Fl, Considers Massive Luxury Development That...

This is a case study in how Black history gets annihilated. Eatonville, Florida, one of the most important towns in U.S. history, the first incorporated...

6 Modern-Day Black Celebrities Who Are Spitting...

Alicia Keys and Lena Horne Alicia Keys is an American R&B singer-songwriter, pianist, musician, record producer and actress. Lena Horne, who died on May 9, 2010,...

10 Leaders You May Not Have Known...

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. was a Jamaican-born political leader, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur and orator who was a staunch proponent of the Black nationalism and Pan-Africanism...