How It Feels to Be Colored Me Questions and Answers
by Zora Neale Hurston

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What advantages does she speak of having in "How It Feels to Be Colored Me"?

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In her essay "How It Feels to be Coloured," Zora Neale Hurston discusses how she personally feels about being black in a predominantly white country. In her opinion, she has just as many advantages as disadvantages.

In some ways, she says that white people are at more of a disadvantage because they have to cope with the guilt of slavery. White people she says are haunted by dark ghosts who...

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