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Visual AIDS

Arts & Culture Podcasts

A podcast from the intersection of art, AIDS, and activism. Season 1 highlights Strip AIDS 2020, a series of new comics addressing contemporary aspects of the ongoing HIV pandemic. Visual AIDS is a NYC-based non-profit that utilizes art to fight AIDS by provoking dialogue, supporting HIV+ artists, and preserving a legacy, because AIDS is not over.

A podcast from the intersection of art, AIDS, and activism. Season 1 highlights Strip AIDS 2020, a series of new comics addressing contemporary aspects of the ongoing HIV pandemic. Visual AIDS is a NYC-based non-profit that utilizes art to fight AIDS by provoking dialogue, supporting HIV+ artists, and preserving a legacy, because AIDS is not over.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast from the intersection of art, AIDS, and activism. Season 1 highlights Strip AIDS 2020, a series of new comics addressing contemporary aspects of the ongoing HIV pandemic. Visual AIDS is a NYC-based non-profit that utilizes art to fight AIDS by provoking dialogue, supporting HIV+ artists, and preserving a legacy, because AIDS is not over.

Twitter:

@visual_aids

Language:

English

Contact:

2069319109


Episodes

Visual AIDS December 2020 Web Gallery Interview with Shirlene Cooper & Rafael Sanchez

11/23/2020
Visual AIDS December 2020 web gallery curator Katherine Cheairs interviews Artist Members Shirlene Cooper and Rafael Sanchez.

Duration:01:15:47

Strip AIDS 2020 | Strutting to Stop Stigma

10/19/2020
Award winning ‘Diva living with AIDS’, Rae Lewis-Thornton speaks to Mel Rattue about her comic, “Strutting to Stop Stigma" and Catwalk4Power, a group of women living with HIV who work to empower each other by organizing workshops and fashion shows. They discuss their experiences as women living with HIV, their activism, and how they both learned to speak up to support other women. Read the comic at visualaids.org/comics Transcript available at https://visualaids.org/blog/podcast-ep4

Duration:00:42:24

Strip AIDS 2020 | Paco

10/12/2020
Artist and HIV advocate Joey Terrill speaks with Carlo Quispe about comics as a tool for addressing fear and stigma in the gay community. They discuss what has changed—and what hasn’t—since the 1980s, and how comics can offer new forms of representation for queer Latinx communities. Read the comic at visualaids.org/comics Transcript available at https://visualaids.org/blog/podcast-ep3

Duration:00:49:43

Strip AIDS 2020 | Legalize Positivity

10/5/2020
HIV criminalization activist Robert Suttle speaks with Inés Ixierda and Clio Sady about their comic “Legalize Positivity.” Together, they discuss how HIV criminalization codifies stigma, the origins of the prison-industrial complex, and how prisons perpetuate harm. Read the comic at visualaids.org/comics Transcript available at https://visualaids.org/blog/podcast-ep2

Duration:00:44:16

Strip AIDS 2020 | Just a Pill?

9/25/2020
What does it mean to be living well with HIV? Artists J. Amaro and A. Andrews share their thoughts on this question with Johnny Guaylupo, an HIV advocate working with Housing Works. Spoiler: it’s more than just a pill! Read the comic at visualaids.org/comics Transcript available at https://visualaids.org/blog/podcast-ep1

Duration:00:50:04