News release from the UF Smathers Libraries:
Events to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God.
October 26, 2012
11:15 a.m., Smathers Library (East), Room 1A
Exhibit of materials from the Hurston collection
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Smathers Library (East), Room 1A
Jump at the Sun, a film written and produced by Kristy Andersen. Introduced by Professor Faye V. Harrison
2:00-4:00 p.m., Ustler Hall Atrium
Roundtable discussion followed by a reception. Moderator: Florence E. Babb, Vada A. Yeomans Professor of Women’s Studies. Participants: Professors Jack E. Davis, Paul Ortiz, Marilyn Thomas-Houston and Debra Walker King.
This event is sponsored by the UF Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research and the George A. Smathers Libraries. Organized by Judith W. Page and Florence M. Turcotte.