Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lorde

Publisher: Silver Press

Year: 2017

Format: Softcover

Edition: First

Condition: New


With a preface by Reni Eddo-Lodge and an introduction by Sara Ahmed.


Audre Lorde (1934-92) described herself as ‘Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet’. Born in New York, she had her first poem published while still at school and her last the year she died of cancer. Her extraordinary belief in the power of language – of speaking – to articulate selfhood, confront injustice and bring about change in the world remains as transformative today as it was then, and no less urgent. This edition brings Lorde’s essential poetry, speeches and essays, including ‘The Master’s Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master’s House’, together in one volume for the first time.

 

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  • Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lorde
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