To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the original publication and to herald its place as a seminal work in the American literary tradition, The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC and WQXR will present a multiplatform exploration of the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God.

This video is part of a longer documentary being created by The Greene Space team.

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SERIES EVENTS:

I, TOO, SING AMERICA: LANGSTON AND ZORA’S UN-SUNG COLLABORATION
Presented by WQXR, Hosted by Terrance McKnight
Friday, February 24 at 7pm

THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD: A Radio Play
Starring Phylicia Rashad, Roslyn Ruff, Brandon Dirden and Leslie Uggams. Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson and adapted by Arthur Yorinks
Wednesday, February 29 & Thursday, March 1 at 7pm

A LITERARY SALON
Mix and Mingle and enjoy readings from Their Eyes Were Watching God by poet and actor Carl Hancock Rux, as well as musical interludes with Martha Redbone, Nona Hendryx, Marcelle Lashley and
Kimberly Nichole.
Wednesday, March 14 at 6 pm

WOMEN WRITERS ON THE HORIZON with Alice Walker, Sonia Sanchez and Ruby Dee. Moderated by Zora’s niece, Luce Anne Hurston
Wednesday, March 28 at 7pm

FOR TICKETS AND INFORMATION VISIT thegreenespace.org

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