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Zami by Audre Lorde
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Audre Lorde
“I remember how being young and Black and gay and lonely felt. A lot of it was fine, feeling I had the truth and the light and the key, but a lot of it was purely hell.”
Audre Lorde, Zami: A New Spelling of My Name

Audre Lorde
“I wasn't cute or passive enough to be "femme," and I wasn't mean or tough enough to be "butch." I was given a wide berth. Non-conventional people can be dangerous, even in the gay community.”
Audre Lorde, Zami: A New Spelling of My Name


Reading Progress

April 29, 2008 – Shelved
April 29, 2008 – Shelved as: wrapped-in-rainbows
May 27, 2008 – Shelved as: possess
June 15, 2008 – Shelved as: worldview-total-recall
December 14, 2008 – Shelved as: time-tested
November 14, 2010 – Shelved as: who-you-calling-a-bitch
May 9, 2014 – Started Reading
May 12, 2014 – Finished Reading

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