Dear UN AIDS: Language Matters

As writers and editors here at A&U, we know that language matters. Language is a matter of life and death. It is necessary to...

In Memoriam: Nancy Ellegate

We are mourning the loss of Nancy Ellegate, a longtime contributor to A&U, who died suddenly on September 27. Completing her undergraduate and master’s...

Taste of Home • Housing Works Benefit • June 14

What would New York City’s best chefs cook if you were a guest in their home? You can find out at Housing Works’ annual Taste...

Bailando Por Una Causa

This year on October 15 and throughout the month, events dedicated to National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) will take up the cause of...

Mighty Real

The legacy of Sylvester—as glittery as a mirrorball—lives on! On June 25, Fantasy/Concord Music Group will release a CD and a 12-inch double pink...

Just*in Time: May 2013

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Hello Justin, I do admire you so much! I added you as a friend but never wanted to patronize...

Be Epic, Cure AIDS

Be Epic, Cure AIDS Three powerhouses in the arts—British visual artist Shantell Martin, actor Jay Ellis , and model Andreja Pejic—are helping to promote amfAR’s...

VAVA VOOM

VAVA VOOM, the 10th Annual Visual AIDS Vanguard Awards & Spring Gala, will celebrate “individuals who reinforce the mission of Visual AIDS by strengthening...

Friendship Beyond Differences

My Turn by Robert Kingett Friendship Beyond Differences HIV doesn't matter when you have a bond, even a short one I don’t usually make a trip to see...

Light Up New York 2015

Light Up New York As AIDS Walk New York approaches, iconic Big Apple buildings and landmarks, storefronts and homes are being lit up with the...

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Back in 2018, I was visiting family in Athens, Georgia, and snagged a ticket to the big AIDS fundraiser event for Northeast GA, The...

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