Audre Lorde – Black History Month 2022 #BlackHistoryMonth

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Native New Yorker Audre Lorde was an activist/writer/warrior. Her poetry was renowned and received many awards.

Via The New Statesman

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Audre Lorde was born Audrey Geraldine Lorde in 1934 in Harlem, New York. Her parents were from Barbados and Carriacou. Near-sighted and defined as legally blind, Lorde nonetheless taught herself to read at the age of four and memorised poetry from a very young age. (She dropped the Y in Audrey as soon as she learned to read.) Poetry was a survival tool. “I am not only a casualty,” she later said. “I am also a warrior.”

The NYC Parks department has been hosting a bunch of great events all month long. If you want to learn even more and create some poetry check out this event!

Celebrate Black History Month with the Urban Park Rangers. Join us on the Audre Lorde Walk at Silver Lake Park as we honor the famous poet and draw inspiration from our surroundings as we practice creating our own poetry.

Black History Month: Audre Lorde

Sunday, February 20, 2022
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


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