Their Eyes Were Watching God is a 1937 novel by American writer Zora Neale Hurston. It is considered a classic of the Harlem Renaissance, and Hurston's best known work. The novel explores protagonist Janie Crawford's "ripening from a vibrant, but voiceless, teenage girl into a woman with her finger on the trigger of her own destiny".
Their Eyes Were Watching God is a novel by Zora Neale Hurston that was first published in 1937. Summary Read our full plot summary and analysis of Their Eyes Were Watching God , chapter by chapter break-downs, and more.
Zora Neale Hurston. 3.98. 335,612 ratings19,648 reviews. Fair and long-legged, independent and articulate, Janie Crawford sets out to be her own person—no mean feat for a black woman in the '30s. Janie's quest for identity takes her through three marriages and into a journey back to her roots.
26 de out. de 2023 · Their Eyes Were Watching God, novel by Zora Neale Hurston, published in 1937. It is considered her finest book. In lyrical prose influenced by folk tales that the author heard while assembling her anthology of African American folklore Mules and Men (1935), Janie Crawford tells of her three.
Their Eyes Were Watching God focuses on the experiences of Janie Crawford, a beautiful and determined fair-skinned black woman living in the American South. The novel begins when Janie returns to Eatonville, Florida after having left for a significant amount of time.
3 de jan. de 2006 · In the brilliantly-written novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston explores whether marriage could be built on trust and love rather than submission and negotiation by detailing the intricately woven life of Janie Mae Crawford and her experiences with marriage.
This work has been adapted from . Their Eyes Were Watching God, a title from the eCampusOntario Public Domain Core Collection. This work is in the Public Domain.