The Selected Works of Audre Lorde by Audre Lorde, Roxane Gay

The Selected Works of Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde, Roxane Gay

384 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

nonfiction essays poetry challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


Self-described "black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet" Audre Lorde is an unforgettable voice in twentieth-century literature, and one of the first to center the experiences of black, queer women. This essential reader showcases her indelible contr...

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inspiring 53%
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dark 15%
tense 9%
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mysterious 2%
adventurous 1%
relaxing 1%


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