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By Ayana I. Karanja

Filtered via black womanist views, Zora Neale Hurston: The Breath of Her Voice breaks new floor via innovation and mind's eye, by means of fusing interpretive tools in ethnographic writing and literary reviews. Intrinsically referencing modern epistemological concerns in ethnographic writing and literary canonicity, Dr. Karanja illuminates fragments of Hurston's lifestyles via an exploration of her novels and folklore collections. In doing so, she bridges disciplines to build a postmodern textual content that «speaks» without delay and formidably to oral literature and to the writer's and reader's collaboration within the construction of textual meanings.

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