Overview: The recounting of a southern African-American woman’s life after she returns to the town that she left so many years before.
What they’re saying in the Prepwise staff room:
Chris: “A moving story of an African American woman’s life in the south. A beautifully told tale that will haunt you.”
Ethan: “Their Eyes Were Watching God not only serves as a great piece of literature, but also a sort of time-capsule. I was amazed at how well a piece of writing can capture a culture built on oral storytelling.”