A section of a Special Issue of the Journal of International Women’s Studies dedicated to pioneering Black Lesbian Feminist scholar, activist, artist, teacher Angela Bowen, Ph.D. (1936-2018.) The special issue contains sample materials from Bowen’s archive, which will be housed at Spelman College, including writings, audio and video of speeches, and photos documenting her career as a dancer, her activism on Black lesbian and gay issues, and her career in Women’s Studies, among other topics. This section focuses on her friendship and scholarship on Audre Lorde, including the historic 1990 “I Am Your Sister” conference and her scholarly publications on Lorde’s poetry and political significance.
Oishi, Eve and Bowen, Jennifer
Audre Lorde: Influence, Sisterhood, Legacy.
Journal of International Women's Studies, 22(8), 304-306.
Available at: https://vc.bridgew.edu/jiws/vol22/iss8/91