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Zami : a new spelling of my name /
Audre Lorde.
imprint
Berkeley, CA : Crossing Press, [1982]
description
256 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN
0895941228, 9780895941220
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imprint
Berkeley, CA : Crossing Press, [1982]
isbn
0895941228
9780895941220
abstract
The poet, Audre Lorde, depicts her life and examines the influence of various women on her development.
catalogue key
6649841
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Summaries
Main Description
A timeless classic, Lorde's chronicle of coming of age as a black, lesbian activist in the '50s is "vivid, charming, nostalgic, hilarious, sensual and erotic," according to the Women's Review of Books.
Main Description
_ZAMI is a fast-moving chronicle. From the author_s vivid childhood memories in Harlem to her coming of age in the late 1950s, the nature of Audre Lorde_s work is cyclical. It especially relates the linkage of women who have shaped her . . . Lorde brings into play her craft of lush description and characterization. It keeps unfolding page after page.__ Off Our Backs
Main Description
"ZAMI is a fast-moving chronicle. From the author's vivid childhood memories in Harlem to her coming of age in the late 1950s, the nature of Audre Lorde's work is cyclical. It especially relates the linkage of women who have shaped her . . . Lorde brings into play her craft of lush description and characterization. It keeps unfolding page after page."-- Off Our Backs
Main Description
"ZAMI is a fast-moving chronicle. From the author's vivid childhood memories in Harlem to her coming of age in the late 1950s, the nature of Audre Lorde's work is cyclical. It especially relates the linkage of women who have shaped her . . . Lorde brings into play her craft of lush description and characterization. It keeps unfolding page after page."--Off Our Backs

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