Never Silent: Responding to Audre Lorde (18*)

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Audre Lorde

Two rarely seen tributes to black lesbian mother warrior poet Audre Lorde are brought together for the first time to mark the anniversary of her passing.

Following the screening poets Dorothea Smartt, PJ Samuels and Andreena Leeanne will pay homage to the great feminist's body of work. 

In partnership with Silver Press. Copies of Audre Lorde’s Your Silence Will Not Protect You will be available for purchase before and after the screening.

Programme

The Edge of Each Other’s Battles: The Vision of Audre Lorde

This documentary captures Audre Lorde and event organisers during the ground-breaking I Am Your Sister Conference in December 1990 and powerfully brings Lorde's legacy of poetry and politics to life and conveys the spirit, passion and intensity that remains her trademark.

USA 2002 Dir Jennifer Abod 59 min

The Body of a Poet: A Tribute to Audre Lorde

An imaginary biopic centred on the efforts of a group of young lesbians of colour to devise a fitting tribute to one of this century's great visionaries.

UK 1995 Dir Sonali Fernando 29 mi

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