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The Great Believers: HIV/AIDS Resources and Reading

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Other resources on the AIDS crises

Other resources for learning about the AIDS crisis:

GENERAL NONFICTION

MEMOIR

FICTION

THEATER

FILM

  • An Early Frost (the first movie about AIDS on network TV, from 1985)
  • Short Fuse (a short documentary film about Danny Sotomayor, a Chicago activist)
  • BPM (Beats Per Minute)
  • How to Survive a Plague 
  • We Were Here 
  • Longtime Companion (from 1989)

 

For further reading, here’s a list from Out magazine of 25 books “illuminating the impact of HIV/AIDS.”

Retrieved from: Makkai, R. (2019). Rebecca Makkai.rebeccamakkai.com/thegreatbelievers-resources/