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Analysis and comments on Coal by Audre Lorde

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Comment 2 of 22, added on November 10th, 2005 at 8:56 AM.

Gottlieb, your comment is not only blatantly ignorant and immature, it's
extremely offensive and rude. Clearly you are uneducated and know nothing
about Audre Lorde, her works, or civil rights for that matter. Yes, she
writes about being African American, and the hardships she's faced, because
thses experiences are an integral part of her life and we as outsiders can
learn greatly from them. She also writes about being a mother, a daughter,
a lover, a second-class citizen, a poet, an American, and a lesbian (I'm
sure you also love that one). Please keep your idiocy to your self from now
on. This forum is for comments and questions that benefit learning and
growing, not racist, sweeping generalizations that bring us back to circa

Jenn from United States
Comment 1 of 22, added on May 18th, 2005 at 7:14 AM.

Why is it that black people can't write about anything except being black?

Gottlieb from United States

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Poet: Audre Lorde
Poem: Coal
Added: May 7 2003
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Poem of the Day: Jan 8 2007

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