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758 | Zora Neale Hurston
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Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presenta presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston.
Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hur Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi Present presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. Zora Neale Hurston. This is a Prezi presentation for our American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston. American Lituerature class about Zora Neale Hurston.
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Background/Family life
Born Jan. 7th 1891 in Notasulga, AL

5th of 8 Children

Moved to Eatonville, FL
Education
Historical Context
Interesting Facts
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Sources
http://www.manythings.org/voa/people/zora_Neale_Hurston.html
http://www.lkwdpl.org/wihohio/hurs-zor.htm
“Zora Neale Hurston.” Women in History. March 3, 2012. Lakewood Public Library. Oct 7, 2012.
“On Zora Neale Hurston’s Essay How it Feels to Be Colored Me.” Yahoo! Voices. Jan 4, 2008. Yahoo! Inc.Oct 7, 2012
"How it Feels to be Colored Me"
Zora Neale Hurston
Bell ringer: Complete the previewing
handout.



"How it Feels to be Colored Me"
"How it Feels to be Colored Me"
Mother died when Zora was young

Her father and stepmother sent her to boarding school
Graduated high school from Morgan Academy

Attended Howard University

She got her Bachelors Degree from Barnard College Columbia University
Spent a lot of her time collecting folklore
the time of the Harlem Renaissance
Harlem Renaissance
Soon after World War I

Cultural movement in 1920's and 30's

Rebirth/special attention to literature, music and art!
About Zora

published her first set of short stories at Howard University in the early 1920's

Moved to Harlem

Her views on her race were unique

Her literature was unpopular to Intellectual leaders of the Harlem Renaissance
Known for her great story telling

Work was not recognized to its full potential until about 10 years after her death
Story about herself

This story portrays the finding of her distinct identity

Uses colorful imagery and outstanding articulation of speech

Uses Great Metaphors to relate her views
Learning Targets

1. I can identify main ideas.
2. I can analyze rhetorical techniques.
3. I can use comprehension
monitoring strategies.
Rhetorical Techniques
Writers use rhetorical techniques to cause an emotional response from readers.

Zora Neale Hurston uses:

• repetition—when a sound, word, phrase, or line is repeated for
emphasis
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• parallel structure—the use of similar grammatical patterns to show
related or equal in importance
p. 900
What is "rhetoric?"

Take 30: turn to your
neighbor - talk about where we've heard this before?
Exit Slips

Take a sheet of paper, a 1/2 sheet of paper...whatever you've got and explain one of our learning targets on the board. Put your name on it. Place it in the basket on the table as you leave. I will read and give you feedback tomorrow!
Have a wonderful day!
Author
Study!

Zora Neale Hurston
Today's Agenda:
Previewing the text
Whole Group Discussion
Prezi and notes
Wrap up and review

vocabulary
cosmic
extenuating
miscellany
exultingly
pigmentation
raiment
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