The prestigious Zora Neale Hurston Award is the highest honor awarded annually by the National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc. This distinguished award is given in honor of folklorist/author Zora Neale Hurston. The award recognizes an individual who has contributed to the preservation and perpetuation of African American folklore.
“Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.” ~ Zora Neale Hurston
Mary Carter Smith (MD) Linda Goss (PA) Paul Keens-Douglas (Trinidad)
Baba Jamal Koram (VA)
Dr. William Faulkner (SC) Dr. Hugh "Brother Blue" Morgan (MA) Virginia Hamilton (OH)
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