Zora Neale Hurston
#496 Overall Influence

Zora Neale Hurston

African American folklorist, novelist, short story writer, and Civic Rights advocate

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Zora Neale Hurston was an American author, anthropologist, and filmmaker. She portrayed racial struggles in the early-1900s American South and published research on hoodoo. The most popular of her four novels is Their Eyes Were Watching God, published in 1937. She also wrote more than 50 short stories, plays, and essays.

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Howard University
Howard University

University in Washington D.C.

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Barnard College
Barnard College

Private women's liberal arts college in the United States

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#34 World Rank #12 USA Rank
Anthropology
#249 World Rank #54 USA Rank
Literature
#269 World Rank #57 USA Rank
History
#558 World Rank #375 USA Rank
Communications