Audre Lorde: Black History Month Celebration
What happened at the event
As part of their Black History Month celebrations, the Queer Studies Network and St Hilda's Feminist Salon were delighted to host an evening to celebrate the life and work of Audre Lorde.
The timetable of the evening:
6:10pm: Introduction to the life and work of Audre Lorde
6:20pm: Screening of 'Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years'
8:00pm: Readings of Audre Lorde poetry, writings and responses to Lorde's work (sign-up)
The event was packed, with people sitting on the floor. The documentary told the story of the poet and academic Audre Lorde's later life and her frequent visits to Berlin.