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Their Eyes Were Watching God Introductory PowerPoint and Activity

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Start off your unit on Zora Neale Hurston's novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God, with this smartly designed 31-slide PowerPoint presentation.

Topics covered in the presentation:
• Brief Hurston biography
• Eatonville history
• The Harlem Renaissance
• Racism in 1930s
• Hurston's anthropological work
• Dialect in the novel
• Narrative structure
• Setting background (Eatonville, Everglades)
• Motif guide
• And more!

This presentation can be used before, during, or after reading the novel. Both PPT and PDF files are included.

Includes several discussion prompts and lots of personal pictures from trips to Eatonville, the Everglades, and Ft. Pierce, Florida.

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Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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