From Past to Present: The Work of Audre Lorde


April 6, 2022    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center
61 W 62nd St, New York, NY

Time: 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Tickets: This event is free and open to the public. Seating and entry are first-come, first-served; the line will form at the Atrium’s entrance on Broadway, between 62nd and 63rd Street.

This is one in a series of events with Voices of a People’s History. Check out more related events here.

Voices of a People’s History honors the centenary of historian Howard Zinn (1922–2010), author of the classic bestseller A People’s History of the United States, with a new conversation series hosted by the archivist and memory worker Zakiya Collier. Together, Collier and her guests draw from Zinn’s example of interrogating key moments of the historical record via documents, images, and recordings to create an illuminating dialogue on what the past can teach contemporary audiences. Lincoln Center’s poet-in-residence Mahogany L. Browne (Black Girl Magic) and poet Cheryl Boyce-Taylor (Mama Phife Represents) will join Collier to discuss selections from Sister Outsider, collected essays from the iconic activist, author, and poet Audre Lorde. Browne and Taylor will also read some vital passages of the book.

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