New York Head Shop and Museum

Written by
Lorde, Audre, American, 1934 - 1992
Printed by
Broadside Press, founded 1965
Owned by
Furious Flower Poetry Center, American, founded 1999
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 3/8 × 5 5/16 × 3/16 in. (21.3 × 13.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type
books
Place printed
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date
1974
Description
This is a paperback volume of poetry titled "New York Head Shop and Museum" by Audre Lorde. The cover is black, with bright orange letters that read "the /NEW/ YORK/ HEAD/ SHOP/ and/ MUSEUM." To the right of the title are the words "by/ Audre/ Lorde." In the bottom right corner are the words "Broadside Press $3.50."
Topic
African American
Feminism
Identity
Literature
Race discrimination
Urban life
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Furious Flower Poetry Center, JMU
Object number
2014.254.2
Restrictions & Rights
© 1974 Audre Lorde Rollins. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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