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Legendary American writer Zora Neale Hurston published a collection of short stories called Spunk in 1925. Today, several of these stories have come to life at the African Continuum Theatre’s production of Spunk, currently at the Kennedy Center. A look at the play’s blues-driven storytelling and the life of Zora Neale Hurston.

Guests

  • Stephawn Stephens actor, "Spunk"
  • Deidra LaWan Starns actress, "Spunk"
  • Darryl V. Jones director of Spunk, assistant professor of acting and directing University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Irma McClaurin associate professor, coordinator of the Zora Neale Hurston Diaspora Studies Research Project, Department of Anthropology, University of Florida, Gainesville

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