The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House - Penguin Modern (Paperback)Audre Lorde (author)
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From the self-described 'black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet', these soaring, urgent essays on the power of women, poetry and anger are filled with darkness and light.
Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James Baldwin, Truman Capote to Stanislaw Lem and George Orwell to Shirley Jackson.
There are essays radical and inspiring; poems moving and disturbing; stories surreal and fabulous.
They take us from the deep South to modern Japan, New York's underground scene to the farthest reaches of outer space.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 64
Weight: 48 g
Dimensions: 160 x 110 x 5 mm
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I couldn't relate to anything in this, but the way she writes almost
made me feel like it was possible. This is extremely fascinating
and a quick read. You lose nothing and gain a lot. I recommend it.
“So important ”
I’ve fallen in love with Audre Lorde.
Reading this was so eye opening and powerful, Lorde’s writing entranced me from the very first line. Her confrontations with feminism (in particular white feminists) are so... More
“A must read”
This was such a powerful collection of five essays. Audre Lorde deals with a wide array of topics including the necessity of poetry and the power of the erotic. The essays that impacted me the most were those in which... More
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