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Audre Lorde
“If I didn't define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people's fantasies for me and eaten alive.”
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Allen Ginsberg
“Our heads are round so thought can change direction”
Allen Ginsberg

Audre Lorde
“I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.”
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Charles Bukowski
“God knows I am not too hippy. Perhaps because I am too much around the hip and I fear fads for, like anybody else, I like something that tends to last.”
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David Foster Wallace
“I do things like get in a taxi and say, "The library, and step on it.”
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34733 Friends of City Lights — 496 members — last activity Oct 29, 2018 03:34AM
City Lights Books is a landmark independent bookstore and publisher that specializes in world literature, the arts, and progressive politics.
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The Feminist Press is an independent nonprofit literary publisher that promotes freedom of expression and social justice. We aim to publish exciting w ...more
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ALL GENRE COMMUNITY OF BOOK LOVERS-Perfect for those interested in good books of any genre, film and lively discussion!- from current fiction, thrille ...more
37905 National Book Critics Circle — 306 members — last activity May 02, 2016 03:10PM
The National Book Critics Circle honors outstanding writing and fosters a national conversation about reading, criticism and literature.
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