|dc.title||Their Eyes Were Watching God|
|dc.creator||Hurston, Zora Neale, 1891-1960|
|dc.subject||Racism; Marriage-Fiction; Southern States; African American Women||LCSH|
|dc.description||An extended flashback as the main character, Janie, tells the story of her life. She goes through marriages to three different men, the last of which was finally a happy one, while dealing with violence and racism as an African-American woman in the early 1900’s South.|
|dc.publisher||Harper Perennial Modern Classics|
|dc.contributor||Henry Louis Gates Jr.; Edwidge Danticat|
|dc.format||Paperback book, 219 pages, 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.2 in.|
|dc.relation||Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston; originally published by J. B.
Lippincott; Philadelphia: September 18, 1937
|dc.rights||Zora Neale Hurston|
Janie tells a friend the story of her life and struggles throughout her three marriages, beginning when she is sixteen and ending in her forties after losing her third husband. This is generally banned from high schools due to language and sexually explicit content, as well as some violence between Janie and her husbands.