P&P Live!: Roxane Gay – The Selected Works of Audre Lorde – in conversation with Alexis De Veaux

Upcoming Event
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 8:00pm

This event will be streamed online as part of our P&P Live! Series. 

The Selected Works of Audre Lorde is the definitive selection of Lorde’s "intelligent, fierce, powerful, sensual, provocative, indelible" prose and poetry, for a new generation of readers.

Self-described "black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet" Audre Lorde is an unforgettable voice in twentieth-century literature, and one of the first to center the experiences of black, queer women. This essential reader showcases her indelible contributions to intersectional feminism, queer theory, and critical race studies in twelve landmark essays and more than sixty poems—selected and introduced by one of our most powerful contemporary voices on race and gender, Roxane Gay.

Gay will be in conversation with Alexis De Veaux, winner of the 2015 Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction and author of Warrior Poet: A Biography of Audre Lorde.


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Politics and Prose Live!
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
The Selected Works of Audre Lorde By Audre Lorde, Roxane Gay (Editor), Roxane Gay (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Audre Lorde, Roxane Gay (Editor), Roxane Gay (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781324004615
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 8th, 2020

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