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Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde / Alexis De Veaux.

Author/Creator:
De Veaux, Alexis, 1948-
Edition:
First Edition
Publication:
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 446 pages, [8] pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Lorde, Audre.
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Feminists -- United States -- Biography.
Lesbians -- United States -- Biography.
African American lesbians -- Biography.
African American poets -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
The First Life. "The Transformation of Silence ..." 1934-54); "Poetry is Not a Luxury" (1954-69); "Uses of the Erotic ..." (1970-77)
The Second Life. "The Black Unicorn" (1978-83); "The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance" (1984-86)
Epilogue.
Notes:
"Book design by Brooke Koven."
"Jacket design by Charlotte Strick. Jacket photograph © 2003 Joan E. Biren ..."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-436) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented too the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2004
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0393019543
OCLC:
53315369
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