Cheryl Clarke

Cheryl Clarke is the author of four books of poetry: Narratives: Poems in the Tradition of Black Women, Living as a Lesbian, Humid Pitch, and Experimental Love. In addition, her poems, essays, and book reviews have been published in numerous feminist, lesbian, gay, and African-American publications. From 1981 to 1990, she was editor of Conditions, a feminist magazine of writing by women, with an emphasis on writing by lesbians.