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Germanna Community College

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This essay is an examination of Audre Lorde's use of graphic imagery in her poems to create awareness of injustice in America and promote healing and survival. Lorde incorporates this element in her poetry to evoke emotions that will remain with readers even after reading her work.


Stephanie Morris submitted this paper to the 7th Annual Student Research and Writing Symposium at Germanna Community College.

*1st Place Tie*

Copyright © 2021 by Stephanie Morris



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