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Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston’s best-known work was published in 1937: Their Eyes Were Watching God, a novel which was controversial because it didn’t fit easily into stereotypes of black stories. She was criticized within the black community for taking funds from whites to support her writing; she wrote about themes “too black” to appeal to many whites.

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