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Grassroots Appeal

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Grassroots Appeal   January can be a downer month for so many reasons—especially if one lives as far north as I do. Blizzards, freezing...

Lost in Emotion

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Lost in Emotion Airplanes disappear without a trace. Epidemics continue without an end in sight. What phenomenon makes the first a riveting mystery...

Star-Spangled Activism

More of the same thing, you say. Politics as usual, Congressional gridlock, looking backward, and less hope and more spin. After the inauguration, when...

Tomorrow People

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Tomorrow People December 1 marks the twenty-sixth anniversary of World AIDS Day and the twenty-fifth anniversary of Day With(out) Art. As much as...

Mexican Radio

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Once in a while there are reasons to see the upside being HIV-positive. I am looking forward to this year’s United States...

Art as Activism

Art is unstoppable. Take away our paints and canvases, and we will use charcoal on a wall. Take away our stage, and we will...

Talk That Talk

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Talk That Talk Since the beginning of the epidemic—as it was first reported by The New York Times on July 3, 1981—the...

Matters of the Heart

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Maybe I’m getting sappy in my middle age years, but I’m actually excited that May 25 will be the debut of...

Spring Awakening

Many of today’s younger social media participants, including my own grandkids, know this month’s exclusive cover story, Jenna Ortega, through her Instagram and Twitter...

Back to Life

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Back to Life New opportunities often fall by the wayside because we think we are not qualified to tackle them. But time and...

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Bruce Ward: March 2008

Time Differences Playwright Bruce Ward talks with A&U’s Chael Needle about his new play, Lazarus Syndrome, finding support & the need to stay on top...

Edmund White Honored by PEN

Becoming Self-Aware

Edmund White: February 2008