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Have We Done Enough to Remember? Have We Remembered Enough?: Contemplating AIDS in Contemporary Art by Jareh Das
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Artists and exhibitions address the AIDS crisis.

See All Of It: On Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore’s Sketchtasy by Corinne Manning
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 A novel about queer rage, the 1990s club scene, and the intricacies of healing. 

We Still Have Survivors With Us: Rebecca Makkai Interviewed by Nicolaia Rips
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The novelist on the enduring AIDS crisis, the resonance of the Lost Generation, and writing her way around questions.

Reza Abdoh’s Cultural Compost: Negar Azimi and Tiffany Malakooti Interviewed by Sohrab Mohebbi
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An ecumenical, eccentric, ecstatic, illegible, undigestable stew.

Tangled Guys: Dennis Cooper, Ishmael Houston-Jones, and Chris Cochrane’s THEM by Lisa Borst
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A look back at the AIDS crisis.

The Haunting of Reza Abdoh by Marc Arthur
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Reza Abdoh, the first large-scale retrospective of the late Iranian-American theater director’s work, is on view through September 3 at MoMA PS1. The comprehensive exhibition was co-organized by Bidoun’s Negar Azimi, Tiffany Malakooti, and Babak Radboy alongside MoMA PS1 director Klaus Biesenbach.

Mathieu Lindon’s Learning What Love Means by Andrew Durbin
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It is both a memoir of Lindon’s literary friendships and a treatise on survival, a tribute to the friends whose care and love, in Lindon’s words, saved his life, even as they were themselves lost.

John Giorno, Poet by Rebecca Waldron & Chris Kraus
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John Giorno’s influence as a cultural impresario, philanthropist, activist, hero, and éminence grise stretches so widely and across so many generations that one can almost forget that he is primarily a poet.

John Giorno’s Archives
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A selection curated by Marcia Bassett

Connecting the Polka Dots by Ted Kerr
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AIDS in plain sight

Patrick Angus in Arkansas
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“A kind of home museum, starting with the garage.”

Chronicles of Nueva York (El Bar Stonewall) by Pedro Lemebel

So they invite you to Nueva York, all expenses paid, to participate in an event for Stonewall, twenty years after the police brawl starring the gay girls who, in 1964, took over a bar in the Village. 

BOMB Specific by Lyle Ashton Harris
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Lyle Ashton Harris’s work explores intersections between the personal and the political, examining the impact of ethnicity, gender, and desire on the contemporary social and cultural dynamic.

Justin Vivian Bond by Joy Episalla
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Bond keeps expanding a performative repertoire that’s equally personal and political. On the occasion of V’s gallery exhibit in London, Episalla queries the self-designated “trans-genre artist.”

Felix Gonzalez-Torres and Roni Horn by Lucy Raven
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Chloé Griffin’s Edgewise: A Picture of Cookie Mueller by Pati Hertling
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Late one night in the summer of 2002 or 2003, I was in Berlin, having just returned after six months in Paris. Friends told me of a woman I just had to meet, a bartender at Barbie Deinhoff’s. 

Joaquim Pinto by Paul Dallas
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Portuguese cinema, dealing with illness, and “the tissue connecting the cosmic and the corporeal.”

Keith Haring: Languages by Andrew Blackley, Johanna Burton & Scott Treleaven
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Ciphers, graffiti hieroglyphs, and lateral communication.

Brennan Gerard & Ryan Kelly by Jenn Joy
Jason Simon by Andrew Durbin
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Jason Simon’s show at Callicoon Fine Arts last fall evoked multiplied specters of the artist’s memory.

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