Audre Lorde’s Zami, Erotic Embodied Memory, and the Affirmation of Difference

  title={Audre Lorde’s Zami, Erotic Embodied Memory, and the Affirmation of Difference},
  author={Anh N. Hua},
  journal={Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies},
  pages={113 - 135}
  • Anh N. Hua
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies
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Myth smashers, myth makers: (re)visionary techniques in the works of Paula Gunn Allen, Gloria Anzaldúa and Audre Lorde.
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