Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: To the Friend Who Did Not Save My Life

  • AIDS literature: a cross cultural perspective

    Clara OrbanChicago, Illinois, United States With the onset of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), gay writers in the United States wrote texts disparaging the political inertia when confronting the disease, almost as though the struggle to cure AIDS were an extension of the political struggle for gay rights. French authors are often less political and more…