Sweat

Introduction

Sweat is a short story by the American writer Zora Neale Hurston, first published in 1926.[1] The story revolves around a washerwoman and her unemployed, insecure husband.

Robert E. Hemenway, the Chancellor of University of Kansas and the author of a biography of Zora Neale Hurston, praised Sweat as "a remarkable work, her best fiction of the period".[2]


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