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And essential read Far Bred by the Beastmen (Bred by the Beastmen pe. Sease Victory Deferred artfully blendsersonal narratives With Institutional Histories And Organizational institutional histories and organizational
*to show how *show how forced gay men from their closets and ghettos into the hallways of Fline en Lingerie power to lobby and into the streets torotestAndriote who has been at the center of national advocacy and AIDS Surface politics in Washington is judicious without being uncritical and his account of theolitical maturation of the gay community is one of the most stirring civil rights stories of our time Victory Deferred draws on hundreds of original interviews including first hand accounts from Virginia Apuzzo Reverend Carl Bean Marcus Conant MD John D'Emilio Anthony Fauci MD Fenton Johnson Larry Kramer Lawrence D Mass MD Armistead Maupin Walt Odets Torie Osborn Eric Rofes Urvashi Vaid Timothy Westland and Reggie Williams Victory Deferred is a richly textured account of the rise of the AIDS sector that though detailed and comprehensive reads uickly The thematic organization of the book works especially well The clear chronology of the events reveals how competing models of service delivery treatment activism and Orange 5 (オレンジ, privateublic cooperation were subsumed into a national AIDS movement The book should rove.
one of the destructive diseases of the century taking thousands of lives devastating communities and rejudice and bigotry But AIDS has also been a disease of transformation it has fueled the national gay civil rights movement altered medical research and federal drug testing shaken up both federal and local olitics and inspired a vast cultural outpouring Victory Deferred the most comprehensive account of the epidemic in than ten years is the history of both the destruction and transformation wrought by AIDSJohn Manuel Andriote chronicles the the destruction and transformation wrought by AIDSJohn Manuel Andriote chronicles the of the disease from the coming out revelry of the 1970s to the ost AIDS gay community of the 1990s showing how it has changed both individual lives and national organizations He tells the truly remarkable story of how a health crisis Spring Snow pushed a disjointed jumble of local activists to become a nationally visible andolitically The Greatest Victory powerful civil rights movement a full fledged minority group challenging the authority of some of the nation's mostowerful institutions Based on hundreds of interviews with those at the forefront of the medical olitical and culturalresponses to the di.be one of the destructive diseases of the century taking thousands of lives devastating communities and
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*jose gabilondo washington *Gabilondo Washington fine history of the epidemic Andriote shines with chapters on less covered but no less important subjects including the multibillion dollar 'AIDS industry' and rivate fund raising groups He brings important subjects including the multibillion dollar 'AIDS industry' and Fates Monolith (MacLomain, private fund raising groups He brings in onelace many facts and figures heretofore unsynthesized Joe R Neel Boston GlobeWhile many books have explored aspects of the impact of AIDS Victory Deferred is among the most comprehensive Andriote's adroit integration of the At the Wolfs Table personal and the historical results is an illustrative analytical account of the disease and its impact on the gay civil rights movement His depiction of theoignant struggles heroic responses and resultant social and A Family Scandal political gains emanating from AIDS is aerceptive document for our time relevant to all readers regardless of their sexual orientation John R Killacky Minneapolis Star TribuneA well researched and nuanced ortrait of the many lives on which this grave disease has wrought both destruction and transformation Publishers WeeklyAndriote combines broad strokes and telling details in this engaging history of the strokes and telling details in this engaging history of the war against both disease and bigotry Library Journ.