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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture plays.,
  • African Americans -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Phyllis Rauch Klotman.
    GenreDrama.
    SeriesBlacks in the diaspora
    ContributionsKlotman, Phyllis Rauch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1997.A1 S36 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1882725M
    ISBN 100253331455, 0253206332
    LC Control Number90043511

    In , Zora Neale Hurston traveled to Polk County, Florida to collect folklore. She ended up at a lumber camp, where African Americans from around the South worked long hours in difficult Author: American Experience.


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