Voice and interiority in Zora Neale Hurston's `Their Eyes
- Should their eyes have been watching God?: Hurston's use of religious experience and gothic horror. Curren, Erik D. // African American Review;Spring95, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the use of religious experience and gothic horror in Zora Neale Hurston's novel `Their Eyes Were Watching God.' Dependence on Everglades folk community's principle of authority on master-slave dialectic; Tragic and frightening elements in book; Comparison between Hurston and Richard...
- "The World in a Jug and the Stopper in [Her] Hand": "Their Eyes" as Blues Performance. Johnson, Maria V. // African American Review;Fall98, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p401
Focuses on author Zora Neale Hurston, with emphasis on her novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God." What was chronicled in the book; Information on the focus of the book; In-depth look at the book; Symbolism of the bee in the book.
- The compelling ambivalence of Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God. Ramsey, William M. // Southern Literary Journal;Fall94, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p36
Focuses on Zora Neale Hurston's novel entitled `Their Eyes Were Watching God.' Related interpretive issues; Novel's popularity as a text in colleges; Theoretical stratagems in critical praise; Circumstances of the novel's inception; Self-contradictions in the text.
- Classic returns. Rogers, M. // Library Journal;11/1/1991, Vol. 116 Issue 18, p85
Reviews the novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God," by Zora Neale Hurston.
- A society of one. Pierpont, Claudia Roth // New Yorker;02/17/97, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p80
Profiles the author Zora Neale Hurston who wrote the novel `Their Eyes Were Watching God.' Childhood background; Parental influences; Married life.
- "The porch couldn't talk for looking": Voice and Vision in "Their Eyes Were Watching God." Clarke, Deborah // African American Review;Winter2001, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p599
This article discusses Zora Neale Hurston's use of visual imagery in "Their Eyes Were Watching God" (1937). The book challenged contemporary theories about the power embedded in sight, traditionally associated with white control. Hurston also used the visual to both assert the beauty and power...
- Predators in the 'Glades: A Signifying Animal Tale in Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God. Roberts, Brian R. // Southern Quarterly;Fall2002, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p39
Presents a critical analysis of the fiction book 'Their Eyes Were Watching God,' by Zora Neale Hurston. Criticisms of the book; Focus on Afro-Americans; Writing style of Hurston.
- "The Hierarchy Itself": Hurston's "Their Eyes Were Watching God" and the Sacrifice of Narrative Authority. Simmons, Ryan // African American Review;Summer2002, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p181
Focuses on the book "Their Eyes Were Watching God," by Zora Neale Hurston. Depiction of the social and psychological complexities of power; Importance of leadership; Use of the character as a model of self-assertion.
- Eatonville Celebrates Hurston Novel. Ferguson, Eve M. // Washington Informer;9/20/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 49, p32
The article reports on the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the publication of the book "Their Eyes Were Watching God," by Zora Neale Hurston featuring celebrated author Alice Walker by Eatonville Restaurant in Washington, D.C. on September 26, 2012 through a Harlem Renaissance-style party.
- Zora Neale Hurston's Other Eatonville. Beauchamp, Gorman // Texas Review;Fall/Winter2011, Vol. 32 Issue 3/4, p75
An essay is presented on the depiction of author Zora Neale Hurston for Eatonville, Florida in her by-now-canonical novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God." It says that Hurston depiction for the town shows ambiguity, fictive history, and describes it to be founded by Joe Starks instead of Joe...