A complete collectionâ€”over 300 poemsâ€”from one of this country's most influential poets.
"These are poems which blaze and pulse on the page."â€”Adrienne Rich "The first declaration of a black, lesbian feminist identity took place in these poems, and set the termsâ€”beautifully, forcefullyâ€”for contemporary multicultural and pluralist debate."â€”Publishers Weekly "This is an amazing collection of poetry by . . . one of our best contemporary poets. . . . Her poems are powerful, often political, always lyrical and profoundly moving."â€”Chuckanut Reader Magazine "What a deep pleasure to encounter Audre Lorde's most potent genius . . . you will welcome the sheer accessibility and the force and beauty of this volume."â€”Out Magazine