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Author Hurston, Zora Neale, author.

Uniform Title Short stories. Selections
Title Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance / Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; introduction by Genevieve West. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource (xliii, 252 pages)
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Contents John Redding goes to sea -- The conversion of Sam -- A bit of our Harlem -- Drenched in light -- Spunk -- Magnolia flower -- Black death -- The bone of contention -- Muttsy -- Sweat -- Under the bridge -- 'Possum or pig? -- The Eatonville anthology -- Book of Harlem -- The book of Harlem -- The back room -- Monkey junk -- The country in the woman -- The gilded six-bits -- She rock -- The fire and the cloud.
Summary In 1925, Zora Neale Hurston was living in New York as a fledgling writer. This collection of stories, found in archives after her death, reveal African American folk culture in Harlem in the 1920s. This book includes eight of Hurston's "lost" Harlem gems.
System Details Requires Axis 360 app.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-250).
Subject African Americans -- Fiction.
FICTION / African American / General.
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
New York (State) -- New York -- Harlem. (OCoLC)fst01312318
Genre Short stories.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Domestic fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726589
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Short stories. (OCoLC)fst01726740
Short stories.
Domestic fiction.
Added Author Hurston, Zora Neale. John Redding goes to sea.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Conversion of Sam.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Bit of our Harlem.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Drenched in light.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Short stories. Selections.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Magnolia flower.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Black death.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Bone of contention.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Muttsy.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Sweat.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Hurston, Zora Neale. Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020] 9780062915795 (NjBwBT)bl2019037565 (OCoLC)1129539028
ISBN 9780062915818 :
0062915819 :
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