Audre Lorde, born February 18, 1934 in New York City, died November 17, 1992 on St. Croix. Black lesbian, mother, warrior, poet.
“And when we speak we are afraid
Our words will not be heard
But when we are silent
We are still afraid
So it is better to speak
Remembering we were never meant to survive.”
Printed at the worker-owned Stumptown Printers, Portland, OR.
This is #86 in the Celebrate People’s History Poster Series.