Audre Lorde: Sister Outsider. Essays and Speeches

Artikelnummer: 978-1-58091-186-3

The fourteen essays and speeches collected in this work, several of them published for the first time, span almost a decade of this Black lesbian feminists work.

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Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, SISTER OUTSIDER celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature.

In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and change. Her prose is incisive, unflinching, and lyrical, reflecting struggle but ultimately offering messages of hope.

This commemorative edition includes a new foreword by Lorde scholar and poet Cheryl Clarke, who celebrates the ways in which Lorde´s philosophies resonate more than twenty years after they were first published. These landmark writings are, in Lorde´s own words, a call to "never close our eyes to the terror, to the chaos which is Black which is creative which is female which is dark which is rejected which is messy which is. ..."

Autor*in / Hrsg.: Audre Lorde
Feminismus: Schwarzer Feminismus
fremdsprachige Bücher: all english books
Details: Sprache: Englisch
Umfang: 190 S.
Einband: Kartoniert
Format: 155 x 227 x 14 mm
Gewicht: 288 g
Erscheinungsdatum: 01.05.2008

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