Audre Lorde [1934-1992] and her life partner Dr Gloria Joseph
Audre Lorde [1934-1992] was an American writer , civil rights activist and the last year of her life was NY State poet laureate . She was an influential voice in the Black Arts movement. Gloria Joseph [1928-2019] born in the Caribbean, was the voice of proactive feminist thoughts of African/American women. She and Audre Lorde through their writings and campaigning fought together on issues of race , gender and sexuality.