Dedication to Audre Lorde (1934-1992)

Against the Current, No. 43, March/April 1993

This issue is dedicated to the memory of Audre Lorde, who died last November after a fourteen-year bout with cancer. She described herself: “I am a Black, Feminist, Lesbian, mother, warrior, woman, lover, poet doing my work” Part of her life’s work was speaking for progressive causes.