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Wilhemina's War Explores HIV in the Lives of a Black Family in the Rural U.S. South

Wilhemina Dixon, worries about her granddaughter Dayshal, born HIV positive. (Credit: John Baynard)
Wilhemina Dixon worries about her granddaughter Dayshal, born HIV positive.John Baynard
    Dayshal Dicks, shown here at 19, dropped out of school to avoid bullying by kids who knew her HIV status. (Credit: Lisa Desai)
    Dayshal Dicks, shown here at 19, dropped out of school to avoid bullying by kids who knew her HIV status.Lisa Desai
    Producer/Director June Cross (Credit: Neil Katz)
    Producer/Director June CrossNeil Katz
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