Black, queer, HIV-positive playwright Donja R. Love launches a new writing workshop.
Today there are many Black queer artists creating in isolation, consciously (or not) documenting their progression through this pandemic where previous generations couldn’t.
Pandemics impact subcultures in ways that necessitate immediate and structureless change. Brooklyn’s nightlife is no exception, and artists of color have to adjust like everyone else.
Zooming in on new technology, these New Yorkers battle an old problem.
The event, which serves as party and HIV prevention model, hopes for a COVID-free future.
As protests erupted nationwide in the wake of the police murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, the #BlackLivesMatter movement came the LGBTQ-dominant communities of Fire Island’s Pines and Cherry Grove in New York.
Already set back by COVID-19, primarily non-Black organizations are walking a line between allyship and appropriation.
Black Pride Events Have Been Canceled Due to COVID-19. But What Happens to HIV Testing, Prevention, and Outreach Efforts?
Losing major public events to reach people who are undiagnosed or need connection to care may harm efforts to end the HIV epidemic.
“The heart emoji, the prayer hands emoji, the crying face emoji—and the last touch, the flower emoji. These are goodbyes on this plane, as we yearn to be forever connected in the life that comes after.”
Activists and community members reflect on what it took to bring the Las Memorias AIDS Monument to life in Los Angeles.