Zora Neale Hurston
(7 Jan 1891 - 28 Jan 1960)
American anthropologist, writer and folklorist who is one of the leading writers of African-American literature in the 20th century. She studyied anthropology with Franz Boas. She collected and published three volumes of folk tales. Her autobiography, Dust Tracks on a Road was published in 1942.
Science Quotes by Zora Neale Hurston (1 quote)
Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.
— Zora Neale Hurston
Zora Neale Hurston, Robert Hemenway, Dust Tracks on a Road: an Autobiography (1942, 1984), 182.