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Faculty Seminar in the Liberal Arts: Zora Neale Hurston - Their Eyes Were Watching God: Home

23 Annual Faculty Seminar in the Liberal Arts

23rd Annual Faculty Seminar in the Liberal Arts Sponsored by the Honors College and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Special Collections Libraries

Zora Neale Hurston Digital Archive, University of Central Florida

A Guide to the Zora Neale Hurston Papers (Finding Aid), University of Florida Smathers Library

Other Libraries with Hurston Holdings

Zora Neale Hurston Branch Library, St. Lucie County Florida

Hathi Trust DIgital Library, [all holdings]

APU Scholarly Resources

Cambridge Introduction to Zora Neale Hurston, by Lovalerie King, Cambridge University Press, 2008, ECampus (PS3515.U789 Z763 2008)

Cambridge Companion to the Harlem Renaissance, edited by George Hutchinson, Cambridge University Press, 2007, ECampus (PS153.N5 C345 2007).

Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel, edited by Maryemma Graham, Cambridge University Press, 2004 ECampus (PS374.N4 C36 2004)

Critical companion to Zora Neale Hurston: a literary reference to her life and work/ Sharon L. Jones, New York, 2009,  ECampus (PS3515.U789 Z75 2009).

Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature, edited by William L. Andrews, Frances Smith Foster, Trudier Harris, 2001, ECampus (PS153 .N5 C59 2001)

APU Databases for English Research (with sample links for Hurston)

Historical Abstracts, (Zora Neale Hurston) Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more

JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collections, I - IV,  (Zora Neale Hurston) with over 600 core scholarly journals

MLA International Bibliography, core literature database

Project Muse, complete, full-text collection of scholarly journals in a variety of fields

Literature Online, a searchable database of key criticism and reference resources

Sage Premier All Access Journals Package/Sage Journals Online includes business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology and medicine

Proquest Databases, multiple databases in the arts and the humanities

WorldCat, Online union catalog of member libraries of OCLC with holdings dating back to the 12th century and updated daily

Oxford Reference Online, an online reference library including dictionaries and encyclopedias

APU Reference Resources (sampling)

OED, Oxford English Dictionary (electronic)

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms, (Chris Baldick), E. Campus Reference, PN41.C67 2004 (hardcopy)

Credo Online Reference Service, (Zora Neale Hurston) Contains a collection of more than 600 dictionaries and encyclopedias, along with thousands of topic pages, mind-maps, images, audio files and videos to help you start research projects. (formerly Credo Reference / Literati)

Secondary Scholarship (sampling)

Zora Neale Hurston (Public Domain/Library of Congress)

1861 - 1960

"A Genius of the South" and a Literary Anthropologist

Librarian & Curator

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Images and Zora Neale Hurston

ArtStor, image samples of Zora Neale Hurston