Their eyes were watching God
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
xxii, 231 pages ; 22 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9780061120060 (trade pbk.), 0061120065 (trade pbk.), 9780060838676 (trade pbk.), 0060838671 (trade pbk.), 0060199490
Reading Level
UG
Level 5.6, 10 Points
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890

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An African American woman searches for a fulfilling relationship through two loveless marriages and finally finds it in the person of Tea Cake, an itinerant laborer and gambler. Their Eyes Were Watching God, an American classic, is a luminous and haunting novel about Janie Crawford, a Southern black woman in the 1930s whose journey from a free-spirited girl to a woman of independence and substance has inspired writers and readers for close to seventy years. This poetic, graceful love story, rooted in Black folk traditions and steeped in mythic realism, celebrates, boldly and brilliantly, African American culture and heritage. And in a powerful, mesmerizing narrative, it pays quiet tribute to a Black woman, who, though constricted by the times, still demanded to be heard.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hurston, Z. N., & Danticat, E. (2000). Their eyes were watching God . HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hurston, Zora Neale and Edwidge Danticat. 2000. Their Eyes Were Watching God. New York: HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hurston, Zora Neale and Edwidge Danticat. Their Eyes Were Watching God New York: HarperCollins, 2000.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hurston, Zora Neale., and Edwidge Danticat. Their Eyes Were Watching God HarperCollins, 2000.

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