Lecture 001

The Master's Tool



Interview Audre Lorde: 1979

Poem becomes AL's language Plan to be a nurse and go back Mexico -> black people are not given nursing fellowship La Llorona: (Rey Domini nick name) book wrote after that

Offer: as poet in residence to Tougaloo

John Jay College: police college, black/white police registered


Explore unusual struggle and fear Responsibilities to students

AL: no secret of her sexual preference

Need a sense of "home"

canto: "I am afraid"

pronounce only validate heterosexual relationship

It's in The Game

Sondra Perry: a video raising concern using basketball player's name in EA game.

Lollypop (1933)

Sexual Harassment? Embrace playfulness of gay?

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