Valerie Boyd discusses Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston.
Join Valerie Boyd, an award-winning journalist and writer-in-residence at the University of Georgia, as she discusses her book, Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston. Boyd shares her insight on Hurston’s talent, remarkable drive, and intellectual prowess that resulted in a thirty-year career that resulted in four published novels, two books of folklore, an autobiography, numerous short stories, and several articles and plays. This program is free of charge. Reservations are requested. Please call 404.814.4150. (jasbro)… (more)
Books on the Bayou Closing Celebration featuring Valerie Boyd
Join us for an afternoon of activities and a visit from author and scholar, Valerie Boyd, as the 8th Annual Books on the Bayou comes to a close. Zora Neale Hurston scholar, Valerie Boyd will discuss and sign copies of her book WRAPPED IN RAINBOWS: THE LIFE OF ZORA NEALE HURSTON. Valerie Boyd is the Charlayne Hunter-Gault Distinguished Writer in Residence at the University of Georgia. (karenharris)… (more)
The August Wilson Center for African American Culture Education Department and Joseph Beth Booksellers present: author Valerie Boyd reading from her award winning biography, Wrapped in Rainbows, about the life of Zora Neale Hurston. Q & A and book signing to follow. (SmPressPgh)