Above the Wind: An Interview with Audre Lorde

  title={Above the Wind: An Interview with Audre Lorde},
  author={Charles H. Audre Rowell and Charles H. Audre Lorde},
  pages={52 - 63}
LORDE: Being a poet here is a very different experience from being a poet on the mainland, but poets become part of any community out of which they operate, because poetry grows out of the poet experiencing the worlds through which she moves. St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands is a very different environment from New York City, from Staten Island. Why did I come here? After three separate bouts with cancer it became very clear to me that I had to change my environment, that I needed a… Expand
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