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Sister outsider: essays and speeches [electronic resource].

Lorde, Audre. (Author). Eller, Robin. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781515925439 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1515925439 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 33 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Robin Eller.
Summary, etc.: 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.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Poetry.
African American women.

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