Word of the Week: Trope

As in:  “Consequently my approach to ‘disentangling’ Hurston’s text is embedded in the trope and context of duality, liminality, plurality, and uncertainty…that undergird the novel and, by extension, the lives of the major characters. ”BookCover_Zora_Neale_Hurston

Jennings, L. V. D. (Ed.). (2013). Zora Neale Hurston, Haiti, and Their eyes were watching God. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, p. 187.

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