Download PDF by George Whitmore: Someone Was Here: Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic

By George Whitmore

ISBN-10: 1480455075

ISBN-13: 9781480455078

3 robust profiles of guys and girls whose lives have been replaced perpetually through the AIDS epidemic

Some of my purposes for eager to write approximately AIDS have been altruistic, others egocentric. AIDS was once decimating the neighborhood round me; there has been a necessity to undergo witness. AIDS had grew to become me and others like me into strolling time bombs; there has been a necessity to strike again, not only wait to die. What I didn't absolutely have fun with then, in spite of the fact that, was once the level to which i used to be attempting to cut price with AIDS: If I wrote approximately it, possibly I wouldn't get it. My article ran in may possibly 1985. yet AIDS didn't maintain its a part of the cut price. —George Whitmore, the hot York instances Magazine

Published on the top of the AIDS epidemic, anyone used to be right here brings jointly 3 tales, stated among 1985 and 1987, in regards to the human fee of the disease.Whitmore writes of Jim Sharp, a guy in long island contaminated with AIDS, and Edward Dunn, one of many many of us in Jim's aid community, who volunteers with the homosexual Men's healthiness predicament association within the urban. Whitmore additionally profiles a mom, Nellie, who drives to San Francisco to carry her stricken son, Mike, domestic to Colorado the place he'll succumb to AIDS. eventually, Whitmore tells of the medical professionals and nurses engaged on the AIDS staff in a South Bronx medical institution, suffering to regard sufferers with an disease they don't but absolutely understand.

Expanded from reporting that initially seemed within the long island instances journal, an individual used to be here's a tragic and deeply felt examine a iteration traumatized through AIDS, released only one 12 months prior to George Whitmore's personal loss of life from the disorder.

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