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Audre Lorde


Audre Lorde


Audre Lorde (February 18, 1934 – November 17, 1992) was a Caribbean-American poet, activist, and feminist theorist who was highly influential in matters of both civil rights and feminism.

These cassettes were donated to the Archives by different individuals and were recorded at public events including the 1979 march on Washington for gay and lesbian civil rights, a 1982 poetry reading, women's writing conferences in the late '70s and early '80s, and more.

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