|Listening Length||2 hours and 45 minutes|
Who reads Their Eyes Were Watching God audiobook?
THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD by Zora Neale Hurston Read by Ruby Dee | Audiobook Review | AudioFile Magazine.
What is the main message in Their Eyes Were Watching God?
As Henry Louis Gates Jr. writes in the afterword to most modern editions of the book, Their Eyes Were Watching God is primarily concerned “with the project of finding a voice, with language as an instrument of injury and salvation, of selfhood and empowerment.”
Is Their Eyes Were Watching God religious?
Written in Haiti but set in Florida, Zora Neale Hurston’s novel Their Eyes Were Watching God makes rich use of Haitian religious traditions to empower African American women. Vodou, the religion of the slaves, was both a religious act and a political one in Haiti.