From the erotic to the political — the legacy of Audre Lorde | Curio

From the erotic to the political — the legacy of Audre Lorde

13 mins | May 21, 2022

Her works have had a lasting and meaningful impact that's relevant even today. Boldly self-described as a "Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet," Audre Lorde's writings on race and sexism left a legacy that many communities have widely embraced. Myisha Cherry, Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of California, discusses the importance of her writings for helping young people understand solidarity and navigate the hindrances in their lives with integrity.

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