Dominique Drakeford

Facing AIDS Through Fashion Entrepreneur Dominique Drakeford Uses Her Talent to Spread Awareness by Jermane Graham Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Alina Oswald Picture this; you’re at the...

Lillibeth Gonzalez: Advocate

To Be Continued.... Lillibeth Gonzalez, a long-term AIDS survivor, used her pain as a stepping stone into her “golden” years by Candace Y.A. Montague Photographed exclusively for...

LGBT Survival Guide

These images are not only documents,” contemporary artist and filmmaker Sebastian Lifshitz writes in the Introduction of his book, The Invisibles: Vintage Portraits of...

AGE, SURVIVE AND THRIVE: Art Saves Lives Exhibition

AGE, SURVIVE AND THRIVE, an exhibition showcasing drawings and poems by long-term survivors of HIV/AIDS, will open with a reception on Sunday, May 6,...

Tara Kulbatski: Advocate

The Sound of Tara Singer Tara Kulbatski gets vocal about losing her mother to AIDS Text & Photos by Alina Oswald I met Tara Kulbatski on the...

The Trawicks: Advocates

Family Blessings Brought together by their faith and spirituality, and blessed with eleven children, a serodifferent Philadelphia couple is redefining what a family affected by HIV...

Spencer Collins IV: Advocate

Living Out Loud Filmmaker and HIV Educator Spencer Collins IV proves he's more than a diagnosis by Larry Buhl Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black As I...

Eye-Opening Journey

Professor Bette Dickerson encourages students to take an alternative break & work with others on issues like empowerment, rights and HIV/AIDS During the disco era...

Will Harrell: Advocate

Turning Grief Into Giving Performer Will Harrell Shares How His Drag Alter Ego, Candy Samples, Helped Him Give Voice to AIDS Awareness by Rob Zukowski Photographed Exclusively...

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...

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