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Dust tracks on a road.

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Hurston, Zora Neale, Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography, Folklorists -- United States -- Biography, African American authors -- Biography, African Americans -- Southern S

Places

United States, Southern St

GenreBiography.
SeriesThe American Negro, his history and literature
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3515.U789 Z5 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 294 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5696352M
LC Control Number70094133

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Dust Tracks on a Road. Book Details. Title: This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free.

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The Perennial Modern Classics Deluxe edition includes an all-new foreword by Maya Angelou, an extended biography by Valerie Boyd, and a special section featuring the contemporary reviews that greeted the book's original publication. Dust Tracks on a Road is a book full of the wit and wisdom of a proud and spirited woman who started off low and climbed high: I have been in Sorrows kitchen and licked out all the pots.

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The next day I received an Episcopal hymnbook bound in white leather with a golden cross stamped into the front cover, a copy of The Swiss Family Robinson, and a book of fairy tales.

First published inDust Tracks on a Road is Hurston’s personal story, told in her own words. The Perennial Modern Classics Deluxe edition includes an all-new forward by Maya Angelou, an extended biography by Valerie Boyd, and a special section featuring the contemporary reviews that greeted the book’s original publication.

Full of the wit and wisdom of a proud, spirited woman who started off low and climbed high, Dust Tracks on a Road is a rare treasure from one of literature’s most cherished voices. “Warm, witty, imaginative This is a rich and winning book.”—The New Yorker.

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Dust Tracks on a Road, autobiography of Zora Neale Hurston, published in Controversial for its refusal to examine the effects of racism or segregation, Dust Tracks on a Road opens with the author’s childhood in Eatonville, Fla., the site of the first organized African American effort at self-government.

It follows her through an expanding world of experience and intellectual. A refreshing, energetic autobiography of the unusual Negro author who refused to accept an inferiority complex and struggled for a successful career and a positive, constructive life.

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Dust Tracks on a Road is Hurston’s autobiography, though it doesn’t read like a traditional autobiography. The book is broken into sections. First, it reads like the story of her life, but then she moves into chapters about friendship, collecting folktales in the Caribbean, bringing “true Negro dancing” to the the U.S., and what it means to be an individual instead of a.

Dust Tracks on a Road, Zora Neale Hurston’s autobiography, has confounded critics and scholars from the time of its publication, even as it has enthralled and entertained readers.

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It was the most commercially successful book she published during her lifetime, though it has since been eclipsed by her novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God.

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Book 1, Dust Tracks on a Road: Chapter 1, The Beginning Summary and Analysis. This summary chapter covers the introductory materials and the first 5 chapters of the book. The first is My Birthplace.

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