Drenched in Light Summary
Zora Neale Hurston

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Drenched in Light Overview

“Drenched in Light” is a short story by Zora Neale Hurston. It was written in the 1920s, and it takes place in rural Florida. The story takes place over the span of less than one day, and it focuses on the tumultuous relationship between an energetic African-American girl named Isis and her strict, short-tempered grandmother. The story explores themes of race, class, family dysfunction, identity, joy, and hardship.

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