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Audre Lorde

“If what we need to dream, to move our spirits most deeply and directly toward and through promise, is discounted as a luxury, then we give up the core -- the fountain -- of our power, our womanness; we give up the future of our worlds. (From "Poetry is Not a Luxury")”


Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches
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Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde
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