Michael Tronn

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer I can’t get enough of the ever-radiant, unrivaled Salzburg. While hopping about Europe, the AIDS-Hilfe (AIDS Help) organization invited me...

Toward a New Definition of “Survivor”

Like many of our fiercest advocates and activists, I have complained that we Long-Term Survivors of HIV/AIDS are almost universally neglected in our governments’...

Why I Started A&U

December was the month, and the year was 1991; I’d have to refer to an old calendar to find out when “Set Adrift on...

Ice Cream Diets

I keep strange hours lately. Trying to get something out of my system I guess…. It is 2 a.m. in my favorite part of...

Emanuel Emanuele

Nothing like a Sunday stroll through a cemetery. What a history lesson! Why just today, while visiting Marilyn Monroe’s crypt, I learned that the...

Reelin’ in the Years

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Summer days have begun to fade (always signalled by an early frost in the Adirondack mountains of upstate New York) and I...

Treatment 2.0

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren On paper, UNAIDS has some lofty aims—but are they really feasible? The 7/13/2010 Globe and Mail headline read, “10 MILLION...

What’s Your Brand of AIDS Activism?

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Frontdesk by David Waggoner January is usually the coldest month for New Yorkers. But I’m not worried about the weather coming in...

Joshua Castille: Advocate

F*CK W/OUT FEAR. I couldn’t believe my eyes! Josh and I were cruising down Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood in “Mother,” my ’69 Lincoln,...

Quitting Smoking

I'm Coming Out After the battles quieted, there was still the smoke by John Francis Leonard I’ve fought many a personal battle in the past fourteen or...

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Meet Raymond Luczak, A&U’s New Fiction Editor

We are thrilled to welcome esteemed writer Raymond Luczak to our team as fiction editor. Raymond has been with the magazine from issue one—no...

Alan Ramírez: Advocate