Marking the birthday of the great American author and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston, Google drew up a classy doodle on Tuesday.
The doodle shows an illustrated portrait of the elegant woman with a feather in her green hat and the backdrop of a flat, lush countryside. This backdrop most likely portrays the area where Hurston grew up and that greatly shaped her writing: Eatonville, Fla. This small city was the first all-black town to incorporate in the US.
Hurston was born on January 7, 1891 in Alabama, which was not the most friendly time period or region for a black … Read more