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Zora Neale Hurston – Jump at the Sun

Jump at the Sun

Zora Neale Hurston wrote the following letter to Countee Cullen, her friend and fellow writer, in 1943. In it, she discusses lynching, segregation, and her feelings about white “liberals.” March 5, 1943 Dear Countee: Thanks a million for your kind letter. I am always proud to have a word of praise from you because your […]