Voice and interiority in Zora Neale Hurston's `Their Eyes
- ``...Ah said Ah'd save de text for you'': Recontextualizing the sermon to tell (her)-story in... Hubbard, Dolan // African American Review;Summer93, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p167
Focuses on Zora Neale Hurston's novel `Their Eyes Were Watching God.' Novel of romantic love in Eatonville, Florida; Ability to fix extant cultural values in language and in the work of art; Creation of new black woman; Emergence of a female self in a male-dominated world.
- 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 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.
- From mules to muliebrity: Speech and silence in Their Eyes Were Watching God. Haurykiewicz, Julie A. // Southern Literary Journal;Spring97, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p45
Reviews the literary work entitled `Their Eyes were Watching God,' by Zora Neale Hurston. Text richly endowed with meaning; Look at the different projects that the work focused on; How the author introduced the various characters in the work; Excerpts from the work; What is considered to be...
- "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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Liberation and Domination: Their Eyes Were Watching God and the Evolution of Capitalism. McGowan, Todd // MELUS;Spring99, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p109
Focuses on the poststructuralist nature of the novel `Their Eyes Were Watching God,' by Zora Neale Hurston. Its political importance; Criticism on the book by African American intellectuals; Evidence of political subversiveness of the book.
- "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...