Positively Literary

Positively Literary

E. Lynn Harris: August 2002

Writing Life Novelist E. Lynn Harris Shares with A&U’s B. Andrew Plant How AIDS Helped Inspire Him to Start Writing, Why the Pandemic Is Integral...

Scent of a Woman

Scent of a Woman For days I touched you, your moist feverish skin, rubbed your swollen saffron limbs with almond-scented oil. I breathed prayers rhythmically to the hypnotic sound of the...

Grace Jones Memoir: Review

I'll Never Write My Memoirs Grace Jones, with Paul Morley Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster Reviewed by Chael Needle Grace Jones likes doing jigsaw puzzles, as we learn in...

A Horse Named Sorrow

A Horse Named Sorrow by Trebor Healey University of Wisconsin Press Reviewed by Chuck Willman Author and poet Trebor Healey is one of my favorite writers. His first...

Ghosts: Poetry by Raymond Luczak

Ghosts Greenwich Village 1989 This, a long time ago when the pox-scarred dead staggered like zombies, their eyes blackened with the purple of Kaposi’s sarcoma and their brows clotted with beads of...

Golden Gate Operator Services—1983

Golden Gate Operator Services—1983 When the first one came, I knew there would be more. Some looking at the ground, some with plaintive eyes. Some couldn’t ask,...

AIDS in the End Zone

AIDS in the End Zone Kendra Albright and Karen Gavigan, editors Sarah Petrulis, illustrator University of South Carolina Reviewed by Sally Hessney University of South Carolina library science professors...

Nowhere Else I Want to Be: Review

Nowhere Else I Want to Be: A Memoir by Carol D. Marsh Inkshares Reviewed by T.J. Banks The book that really jump-started Carol Marsh’s imagination as a teenager...

Nathalia Holt

Finding Cures An interview with Nathalia Holt, PhD, author of Cured: How the Berlin Patients Defeated HIV and Forever Changed Medical Science by Alina Oswald Just shy...

Guy Anthony

The Power of the Positive Guy Anthony Wakes People Up by Angela Leroux-Lindsey ‘Dear Little Guy: Being different won’t be such a bad thing in the future....

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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

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Edmund White: February 2008