'The Black Unicorn' is a collection of poems by a woman who, Adrienne Rich writes, 'for the complexity of her vision, for her moral courage and the catalytic passion of her language, has already become, for many an indispensable poet.'
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Edition description:||1st ed|
|Product dimensions:||1.00(w) x 1.00(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Audre Lorde (1934-1992) published nine volumes of poetry and five works of prose. She was a recipient of many distinguished honors and awards, including honorary doctorates from Hunter, Oberlin, and Haverford Colleges, and was named New York State Poet (1991-1993).
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Audre Lorde's _The Black Unicorn_ is a moving testimony to the woman who have influenced her life, as well as a strong political statement regailing the reader with strength and determination. The collection functions to display Lorde's abundant talent while still entertaining and getting her concepts across. Like all of Lorde's writings, The Black Unicorn serves as a means of expressing not only her sexuality and political theories, it serves as reminder of the strong heritage that shaped this powerful woman and is a definite must read!