African-American Dialect at the Heart of Penumbra's "Spunk"

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Grab a hot," -- means to get a meal. Here's another example -- "Collar a nod," is get some sleep. Those are both examples of the African-American dialect anthropologist and author Zora Neale Hurston wrote down during the early 1900's. Many of the expressions are gone. But they have new life on stage at the Penumbra Theater's production of Spunk in St. Paul.

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