February 2004
Literary Cavalcade;Feb2004, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p4
This article presents information on novelist, folklorist, playwright and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurtson. Last year, the U.S. Postal Service put her face on a stamp. Now Zora Neale Hurston is coming to the small screen. She preserved a language whose poetry thrives to this day. Oscar winner Halle Berry will play strong-willed Janie Crawford in the Oprah Winfrey Presents series to be broadcast on television station ABC in 2004. Hurston influenced writers such as Ralph Ellison, Toni Morrison and Alice Walker.


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