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Audre Lorde

Arthur Katrina
Price

$5

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

Nor welcomed

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.