Posts Tagged: audre lorde

Nelson, Maggie (Harry Dodge)

The Rumpus Interview with Maggie Nelson


Author Maggie Nelson talks about matrophobia, “sodomitical maternity,” breaking down categories between genres of writing, and her new book, The Argonauts. ...more

daisyhernandez-Jorge Rivas

The Rumpus Interview with Daisy Hernández


Daisy Hernández talks about her new memoir, A Cup of Water Under My Bed, feminism, bilingual writing, and working in both the fiction and nonfiction genres. ...more

Double Birthday Time!


Happy birthday to Toni Morrison (who turns 82) and Audre Lorde (who would have turned 79)!

It’s hard to overstate the importance of their fight to make the voices of women of color heard, and perhaps impossible to overstate how talented and hard-working both have been as writers.