Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance / Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West
Book | Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers | 2020 | First edition.
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Avon Free Public Library - New Materials F HURSTON, Z. DUE 03-13-20
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Bloomfield, Prosser Public Library - Adult Department F HURSTON, Z. DUE 03-09-20
Bloomfield, Wintonbury Branch - Adult Department F HURSTON, Z. DUE 03-04-20
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Details

Edition
First edition.
Description
xliii, 252 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-250).
Contents
John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud.
Summary
In 1925, Zora Neale Hurston was living in New York as a fledgling writer. This collection of stories, found in archives after her death, reveal African American folk culture in Harlem in the 1920s. This book includes eight of Hurston's "lost" Harlem gems.
Subject
Genre/Form
Added Author
West, Margaret Genevieve,
Jones, Tayari,
Hurston, Zora Neale. John Redding goes to sea.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Conversion of Sam.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Bit of our Harlem.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Drenched in light.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Short stories. Selections.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Magnolia flower.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Black death.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Bone of contention.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Muttsy.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Sweat.
Added Title
Short stories. Selections
ISBN
9780062915795 (hardcover)
0062915797 (hardcover)
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