Sinister Wisdom 72: Utopia: In the Place Lesbians Come 1st


Sinister Wisdom 72: Utopia continues the journey documented by Lesbians writing about their hopes, dreams, and yearnings for a better world. We reclaim our untamed minds and recover our inventive thoughts and actions.

Creative Work By

Jae Haggard
Jacqueline Elizabeth Letalien
Ellen Wiliams
Bea Lieberman
Susan Wiseheart & Jenna Weson
Marjorie Norris
Shaba Barnes
Susan Hawthorne
Sonia Johnson
Billie Dee
Amy Winter
Sharon Stweart
Shawn Helmen
jody jewdyke
Mary Meriam
Lynn Brown
Natasha Carthew
Betsy Rose

And More!

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"Empowerment comes from ideas."

Gloria Anzaldúa

“And the metaphorical lenses we choose are crucial, having the power to magnify, create better focus, and correct our vision.”
― Charlene Carruthers

"Your silence will not protect you."

Audre Lorde

“It’s revolutionary to connect with love”
— Tourmaline

"Gender is the poetry each of us makes out of the language we are taught."

― Leslie Feinberg

“The problem with the use of language of Revolution without praxis is that it promises to change everything while keeping everything the same. “
— Leila Raven