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Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches
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Aubrey (korrick) | 2004 comments Sister Outsider, Audre Lorde, 1984, United States, ESSAYS/SPEECHES

""Perhaps...I am the face of one of your fears. Because I am a woman, because I am Black, because I am a lesbian, because I am myself—a Black woman warrior poet doing my work—come to ask you, are you doing yours?"...She insists that we pay attention, that we confront the limitations we set upon ourselves and each other; her words have weight and resonance because she listens as rigorously as she speaks..."

(K.B., p. 280)

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