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Audre Lorde

Poetry

Interviewed by: Albert Belg

Catalog Number: 20000607, 19971020, 19921129, 19870220, 19790825, 19790222

Audre Lorde discusses her ideas about poetry and her experiences in West Africa. She reads poems from The Black Unicorn, and talks about the influences of her trip to the subject matter and settings of that collection.

| Subject Matter: West Africa, Feminism, Culture | Interview Year: 1979 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: American Book Award, Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry, New York State Poet Laureate |

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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