Monday, 28 December
311. Rediscovering Zora: An Exclusive Screening of Zora Neale Hurston: Jump at the Sun
5:15–6:30 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
Presiding: Mae G. Henderson, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
This definitive film biography, eighteen years in the making, intersperses insights from leading scholars and rare footage of the rural South (some of it shot by Hurston) with reenactments of a revealing 1943 radio interview.