Positively Literary

Positively Literary

Steven Reigns

Inheritance Recovered Poet & Advocate Steven Reigns Talks with A&U's Chip Alfred It’s been nearly ten years since Steven Reigns released his last book of poetry....

The Heaven of Our Eyes: Nonfiction by Raymond Luczak

Creative Nonfiction by Raymond Luczak The Heaven of Our Eyes in memory of my 25 deaf gay friends who’ve died from AIDS-related complications I awake to find...

Crying for Our Elders: Review

Crying for Our Elders: African Orphanhood in the Age of HIV and AIDS by Kristen E. Cheney University of Chicago Press Reviewed by T.J. Banks Silence is not always...

Conflict Is Not Abuse: Review

Conflict Is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility and the Duty of Repair by Sarah Schulman Arsenal Pulp Press Reviewed by John Francis Leonard In her new non-fiction...

Virus Hunt

Virus Hunt The Search for the Origin of HIV by Dorothy H. Crawford Oxford University Press Reviewed by Alina Oswald Truth is, tracking down the AIDS pandemic to its...

Visions and Revisions: Review

Visions and Revisions: Coming of Age in the Age of AIDS by Dale Peck Soho Press Reviewed by Nancy Ellegate Acclaimed author Dale Peck looks back on his young...

Quarterly: Poetry by Noah Stetzer

Quarterly Every ninety days you will sit and you will wait in a blank little room at the clinic by yourself, while the doctors and the nurses...

Edmund White: February 2008

Red Badges Amid a Community Fragmented by AIDS, Edmund White Tells His Own Truths About Gay Men, AIDS & Culture by Lester Strong Photos by Joe Oppedisano Novelist...

Tell the Wolves I’m Home

Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt The Dial Press Reviewed by Nancy Ellegate The AIDS crisis of the 1980s (it wasn’t widely known as HIV or...

Passing By: Poetry by Keiko Lane

Passing By “It is not just that we are not what we were, rather it is we are not.” —W. Wayne Karr I’m racing up the marble steps...

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