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Oral history interview with Graciela Sanchez, 2004 June 25-July 2

Interviewee:
Sanchez, Graciela I., 1960-  Search this
Sanchez, Graciela I., 1960-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Subject:
Wilson, Liliana  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco  Search this
Anzaldúa, Gloria  Search this
Lorde, Audre.  Search this
Calvo, Luz María  Search this
Moraga, Cherríe  Search this
Guerra, Susan  Search this
Kasterly, Amy  Search this
Diaz, Eduardo  Search this
Perez, Cynthia  Search this
Vaughn, Genevieve  Search this
Esperanza Peace & Justice Center  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Mexican American artists  Search this
Gay artists -- Texas -- Interviews  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12971
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)249047
AAA_collcode_sanche04
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_249047
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Graciela Sanchez

Interviewee:
Sanchez, Graciela I.  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Creator:
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Names:
Esperanza Peace & Justice Center  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Anzaldúa, Gloria  Search this
Calvo, Luz María  Search this
Diaz, Eduardo  Search this
Guerra, Susan  Search this
Kasterly, Amy  Search this
Lorde, Audre.  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco, 1961-  Search this
Moraga, Cherríe  Search this
Perez, Cynthia  Search this
Vaughn, Genevieve  Search this
Wilson, Liliana, 1953-  Search this
Extent:
91 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2004 June 25-July 2
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Graciela Sanchez conducted 2004 June 25-July 2, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, in San Antonio, Tex.
Sánchez speaks of her family background, her family's move to Chicago, return to San Antonio, and cultural traditions; San Antonio's Chili Queens; activism in the community; high school, attending Yale University; MEChA; Gloria Anzaldúa and This Bridge Called My Back; working for the Southwest Voter Registration Project; MALDEF, Mexican American Legal Defense; the foundation of Esperanza Peace and Justice Center with Susan Guerra and others; going to Cuba to study film; the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center; the values of being "buena gente," "good people"; Ellas, a Latina lesbian organization; working with Amy Kastely, lawyer; Mujer Artes; her film "No Porque lo Diga Fidel Castro"; working for AIDS prevention/education; the newsletter "The Interchange" which became "La Voz de Esperanza"; Stonehaven Ranch, a retreat location; the film screenings "Other America"; the complete de-funding of Esperanza in 1997 and the four year litigation with the city of San Antonio; trying to save the building La Gloria and other endeavors taken on by the Esperanza; the Cuentos Project and recent events sponsored by the Esperanza. Sánchez also recalls Audre Lorde, Luz Calvo, Eduardo Diaz, Liliana Wilson Grez, Cherríe Moraga, Cynthia Perez, Genevieve Vaughn, Franco Mondini-Ruiz, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Graciela Sanchez (1960- ) is an arts activist and the executive director of the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center in San Antonio, Tex. Cary Cordova (1970- ) is an art historian from Austin, Tex.
General:
Originally recorded on 5 sound discs. Duration is 5 hr., 30 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Arts administrators -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Mexican American artists  Search this
Gay artists -- Texas -- Interviews  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.sanche04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sanche04

Audre Lorde

Artist:
Joan E. Biren, born 13 Jul 1944  Search this
Sitter:
Audre Lorde, 18 Feb 1934 - 17 Nov 1992  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.5 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Sheet: 45.8 × 38 cm (18 1/16 × 14 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia
Date:
January 28, 1980 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Audre Lorde: Female  Search this
Audre Lorde: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Audre Lorde: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Audre Lorde: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Audre Lorde: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Feminist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; JEB (Joan E. Biren)
Object number:
NPG.2013.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© JEB (Joan E. Biren)
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4df2b9e4a-21cc-45b5-afe0-6c2e6066aef7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2013.54

Portrait of Audre Lorde

Photograph by:
Jack Mitchell, American, 1925 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 1/8 × 8 1/2 in. (25.7 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.83.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jack Mitchell, All Rights Reserved
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5175a299e-9137-4e9a-8daa-e233bd7b18e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.83.8
Online Media:

Poster from Women's March on Washington with “End the School to Prison Pipeline”

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Women's March, American, founded 2017  Search this
Medium:
paper, markers, adhesive on Fome-Cor (TM)
Dimensions:
H x W: 19 13/16 × 27 13/16 in. (50.3 × 70.7 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2017
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Politics  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.85.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd532f3d117-c9d6-4a83-b51a-56c174f08b8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.85.17
Online Media:

BLK Vol. 1 No. 5

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Minority AIDS Project, American, founded 1985  Search this
National Coalition of Black Lesbians and Gays, American, 1978 - 1990  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
Lesbian Agenda for Action, American, 1987 - 1991  Search this
Nate N. Holden, American, born 1929  Search this
Tom Bradley, American, 1917 - 1998  Search this
Charles Rangel, American, born 1930  Search this
Black Gay and Lesbian Leadership Forum, American, 1988 - 2003  Search this
National LGBTQ Task Force, American, founded 1974  Search this
Rev. Carl Bean, American, born 1944  Search this
AIDS Project East Bay, American, founded 1983  Search this
Larry Saxxon, American  Search this
Gilberto Gerald, American  Search this
Robert Mapplethorpe, American, died 1989  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
See more items in:
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5407aef6e-c8c7-4b8a-a042-229de649ce9a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.108.5

The Black Woman: An Anthology

Edited by:
Toni Cade Bambara, American, 1939 - 1995  Search this
Published by:
New American Library, Inc., American, founded 1948  Search this
Written by:
Nikki Giovanni, American, born 1943  Search this
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Paule Marshall, American, born 1929  Search this
Alice Walker, American, born 1944  Search this
Abbey Lincoln, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Toni Cade Bambara, American, 1939 - 1995  Search this
Gwendolyn M. Patton, American, born 1943  Search this
Francee Covington, American  Search this
Carole Brown  Search this
Kay Lindsey, American  Search this
Sherley Anne Williams, American, 1944 - 1999  Search this
Joanna Clark  Search this
Joanne Grant, American, 1930 - 2005  Search this
Fran Sanders  Search this
Frances M. Beal, American, born 1940  Search this
Gail Stokes, American  Search this
Jean Carey Bond, American  Search this
Pat Peery, American  Search this
Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor, American, 1937 - 2016  Search this
Maude White  Search this
Joyce Green, American  Search this
Helen Williams, American  Search this
Adele Jones, American  Search this
Pat Robinson, American  Search this
Grace Lee Boggs, American, 1915 - 2015  Search this
Helen Cade Brehon, American  Search this
Ann Cook, American  Search this
Subject of:
Ella Josephine Baker, American, 1903 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 4 3/16 × 11/16 in. (17.8 × 10.7 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.38.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Toni Cade Bambara. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd559126e0f-81bc-454a-b37a-db0da3eae088
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.38.3

Photographic slide of Audre Lorde speaking at the Third World Gay Conference

Photograph by:
Dr. Ron Simmons, American, 1950 - 2020  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Oratory  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ron Simmons
Object number:
TA2019.38.1.1.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ron Simmons
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Ron Simmons Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50f38805f-a9fd-43ac-a0b9-9358726b5120
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2019.38.1.1.1.11
Online Media:

New York Head Shop and Museum

Written by:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Printed by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Owned by:
Furious Flower Poetry Center, American, founded 1999  Search this
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
Topic:
African American  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
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.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59d05450c-24f4-4a24-9b90-c295d5b809e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.254.2

Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde

Written by:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Published by:
Crossing Press, American, founded 1963  Search this
Medium:
ink on book paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
portraits
paperbacks
Date:
1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.42.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Audre Lorde 1984. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd541220e57-1386-43e7-af73-dd80b77aab0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.42.5
Online Media:

A burst of light : and other essays Audre Lorde ; foreword by Sonia Sanchez

Author:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Sanchez, Sonia 1934-  Search this
Author:
ProQuest (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (ix, 133 pages)
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
1988
20th century
Topic:
Poets, American  Search this
Breast--Cancer--Patients  Search this
African American lesbians--Social conditions  Search this
Feminists  Search this
African American poets  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Essays  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs  Search this
HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Cancer  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies  Search this
HEALTH & FITNESS / Sexuality  Search this
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Civil Rights  Search this
Call number:
PS3562.O75 Z463 2017 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
Unlimited users
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1145120

How to Have That Tough Conversation About Race, Racism and Racial Identity

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 04 Jun 2020 16:05:07 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_62a9257d6cbaf13a6a7f275b8478bff3

Your silence will not protect you / Audre Lorde

Author:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Subject:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 227 pages ; 20 cm
Type:
Poetry
Biography
Autobiographies
Essays
Date:
2017
20th century
Topic:
Lesbianism  Search this
Feminism  Search this
American poetry  Search this
African American women  Search this
Women, Black  Search this
Blacks--Race identity  Search this
Poets, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105222

Euer Schweigen schützt Euch nicht : Audre Lorde und die Schwarze Frauenbewegung in Deutschland / Peggy Piesche (Hg.)

Author:
Piesche, Peggy  Search this
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Subject:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Physical description:
240 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Germany
Date:
2012
Topic:
Women, Black  Search this
Racially mixed people  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1077574

Warrior poet : a biography of Audre Lorde / Alexis De Veaux

Author:
De Veaux, Alexis 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 446 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
C2004
20th century
Topic:
Poets, American  Search this
Feminists  Search this
Lesbians  Search this
African American lesbians  Search this
African American poets  Search this
African American women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_730365

Making Callaloo : 25 years of Black literature / edited by Charles Henry Rowell

Author:
Rowell, Charles H  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 433 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Literary collections
Date:
2002
20th century
Topic:
American literature--African American authors  Search this
African Americans  Search this
American literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_682614

Sister outsider : essays and speeches / by Audre Lorde

Author:
Lorde, Audre  Search this
Physical description:
190 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1984
C1984
Topic:
Poetry  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Lesbianism  Search this
African American women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_589440

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