Is it helpful to conceive of one African epidemic, with one set of universal causes? And how is the history of HIV understood within African communities?
The Church Ladies for Choice highlight the queer and feminist coalition against anti-abortion activists and the Religious Right.
Can an archive offer “proof” that historians often seek out?
Sex workers, working as peer researchers, mapped the epidemiology of HIV in 1985.
HIV/AIDS and the marriage equality have been the two events that have most affected LGBT lives.
Kristyn Scorsone, Naomi Extra, and Keishla Rivera * Fireball is a fast and furious DIY event. The structure of the ball is such that anyone can turn up announced and walk any category. The order rarely follows the program. As a result it is not possible to identify the participants […]
Interview by Dan Royles Dagmawi Woubshet’s The Calendar of Loss (Johns Hopkins, 2015) examines the politics of mourning in the early years of the AIDS epidemic both in the United States and Ethiopia. The book details the ways in which early AIDS mourners used poetry, obituaries, visual art, and direct action protest both to commemorate […]