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The Resource Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde, Alexis De Veaux

Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde, Alexis De Veaux

Label
Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde
Title
Warrior poet
Title remainder
a biography of Audre Lorde
Statement of responsibility
Alexis De Veaux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Culled from the private writings of the black lesbian feminist poet, this chronicle of her uncompromising life covers Lorde's childhood in Harlem, her groundbreaking career as a poet, her advocacy for various causes, and her final ten years in St. Croix battling breast cancer. 15,000 first printing
Award
  • Lambda Literary Award for Biography/Autobiography, 2004.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Nonfiction, 2005.
Biography type
individual biography
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184155
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Veaux, Alexis
Dewey number
  • 811.54
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lorde, Audre
  • Poets, American
  • Feminists
  • Lesbians
  • African American lesbians
  • African American poets
  • African American women
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a biography of Audre Lorde
Label
Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde, Alexis De Veaux
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0410/2003023349.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-436) and index
Control code
ocm53315369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 446 p.
Isbn
9780393019544
Lccn
2003023349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-0586
Label
Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde, Alexis De Veaux
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0410/2003023349.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-436) and index
Control code
ocm53315369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 446 p.
Isbn
9780393019544
Lccn
2003023349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-0586

Library Locations

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