P.E.C. has presented the annual Zora Neale Hurston™ Festival of the Arts and Humanities
(ZORA!™ Festival) since 1990. A multi-day, multidisciplinary event, the event has as its 3 goals:
(1) the celebration of the life and work of Zora Neale Hurston, charismatic 20th century writer, folklorist
(2) the celebration of her home town, Eatonville, Florida, which she made known as “the first
incorporated African American municipality in the U.S.;” and
(3) the celebration of the cultural contributions which people of African ancestry have made to the
United States and to world culture.