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Zami: A New Spelling of My Name is a 1982 autobiography by American poet Audre Lorde. It started a new genre that the author calls biomythography, which combines history, biography, and myth. In the text, Lorde writes that "Zami" is "a Carriacou name for women who work together as friends and lovers," Carriacou being the Caribbean island from which her mother immigrated.
Audre Lorde's Zami is a classic! Zami offers a moving and powerful narratives a young, queer, black woman growing up in New York. This type of identity-aware and critical literature is scarce today and even more so for its time. As a result, Zami is a must read for those exploring the role of race, class, gender and sexual orientation in American life, with many relevant parallels to today's cultural conflict and life.
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Zami: A New Spelling of My Name. A collection of fifteen essays written between 1976 and 1984 gives clear voice to Audre Lorde's literary and philosophical personae
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name. ― Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). The Black Woman: An Anthology. A collection of fifteen essays written between 1976 and 1984 gives clear voice to Audre Lorde's literary and philosophical personae. These essays explore and illuminate the roots of Lorde's intellectual development and her deep-seated and longstanding con. The Collected Poems.
ZAMI: A NEW SPELLING OF MY NAME By Audre Lorde. 256 pp. Watertown, Mass. At the same time, Miss Lorde's poems are refreshingly removed from the pale frozen works of many poets, who appear immobilized by the image of themselves as poet. CHOSEN POEMS OLD AND NEW By Audre Lorde. Instead, she is a poet of her time, her place, her people, and unlike poets whose works fall apart when fused by conviction, she is at her best in her most political pieces: I inherited Jackson, Mississip- pi.
Audre Lorde grows up in Harlem in the 1930s and 1940s These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde.
Audre Lorde grows up in Harlem in the 1930s and 1940s. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde.
This is Audre Lorde's story 'I came across Audre Lorde's Zami, and I cried to think how lucky I was to have . Пользовательский отзыв - Book Verdict.
This is Audre Lorde's story. A rapturous, life-affirming autobiographical novel by the 'Black, lesbian, mother, warrior poet', it changed the literary landscape. Her work shows us new ways to imagine the world.
Zami, a new spelling of my name. eISBN: 978-0-307-78081-2. May I live conscious of my debt to all the people who make life possible.