The Black Unicorn

by Audre Lorde

11.95

The Black Unicorn | 9780241396865 | Audre Lorde

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ISBN:9780241396865

Format:Paperback / softback

Published:04/07/2019 by Penguin Books Ltd

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I have been woman
for a long time
beware my smile
I am treacherous with old magic

Filled with rage and tenderness, Audre Lorde’s most acclaimed poetry collection speaks of mothers and children, female strength and vulnerability, renewal and revenge, goddesses and warriors, ancient magic and contemporary America. These are fearless assertions of identity, told with incantatory power.

‘Audre Lorde writes as a black woman, a mother, a daughter, a lesbian, a feminist, a visionary; poems of elemental wildness and healing, nightmare and lucidity … which blaze and pulse on the page’ Adrienne Rich