Your Silence Will Not Protect You: Essays and Poems

by Audre Lorde

Paperback, 2017

Status

Checked out

Genres

Publication

Silver Press (2017)

Description

This is a collection of the essential essays and poems of Audre Lorde, including the classic 'The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House'. A trailblazer in intersectional feminism, Lorde's luminous writings have inspired a new generation of thinkers and writers charged by the Black Lives Matter movement. Her lyrical and incisive prose takes on sexism, racism, homophobia, and class; reflecting struggle but ultimately offering messages of hope that remain ever-more trenchant today. Also a celebrated poet, Lorde was New York State Poet Laureate until her death; her poetry and prose together produced an aphoristic and incomparably quotable style, as evidenced by her constant presence on many Women's Marches against Trump across the world.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2017

Physical description

5.12 inches

ISBN

0995716226 / 9780995716223
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