Audre Lorde Kids T-Shirt
Audre Lorde (1934-1992) feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil rights activist. She dedicated both her life and her creative talent to confronting and addressing injustices of racism, sexism, classism, and homophobia.
Throughout her career as a writer, librarian, and civil rights activist, Lorde authored more than 10 books, including Sister Outsider and was the subject of three biographical films. Lorde’s early collections of poetry include The First Cities (1968), Cables to Rage (1970), and From a Land Where Other People Live (1972), which was nominated for a National Book Award. Later works, including New York Head Shop and Museum (1974), Coal (1976), and The Black Unicorn (1978), included powerful poems of protest.
“It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.”
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence. It is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare."
Little Griots carry the stories of our ancestors. Founded by Morrisa Jenkins, the Little Griots brand is a nostalgic line of custom-made t-shirts curated for the children of our village. “Wear Your Story, Share Your Story, Little One.” Illustrated by Cynthia Vaughn.