Season 9, Episode 4 A Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde
First Aired: June 18, 1996
A profile of Audre Lorde, the black poet (1934-92), who wrote about being a feminist lesbian. Included are interviews with Lorde, filmed over eight years, as well as comments from colleagues and family members.
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- Premiered: July 5, 1988
- Rating: None
- Premise: This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr… (more)