Handwritten First Draft of "Dust Tracks on a Road"

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Title

Handwritten First Draft of "Dust Tracks on a Road"

Subject

Zora Neale Hurston

Description

A closeup of one of the pages of Hurston's first draft of her memoir, "Dust Tracks on a Road." The tiny handwriting and minute revisions reveal the exacting craftswoman behind her authentic, "folk" persona.

Creator

Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscript Library