AIDS Activism Timeline: 1981-present
A Chronology of the AIDS Epidemic and the Resistance to It
ENTRY UNDER CONSTRUCTION
At least eight cases of a more aggressive form of KS had occurred amongst young gay men in New York.
1981, July 3
The New York Times prints the first story about a new disease said to be affecting gay men.
1981, July 4
MMWR Weekly publishes "Kaposi's Sarcoma and Pneumocystis Pneumonia among Homosexual Men-New York City and California",.
1982, day? month?
Berkowitz, Richard; Callen, Michael. "We Know Who We Are: Two Gay Men Declare War On Promiscuity". New York Native, day?, month? 1982, page?
Richard Berkowitz and Michael Callen, with Joseph Sonnabend. "How to Have Sex in an Epidemic: One Approach". News From The Front Publications, 1983.
1985, September 22
Gross, Jane. "Homosexuals stepping up AIDS education. New York Times. page ?
1993, May 26
Mark Dennis, "AIDS and deep denial," Wall Street Journal, May 26, 1993, p. A19.
Treichler, Paula A. How to Have Theory in an Epidemic: Cultural Chronicles of AIDS. Duke University Press. ISBN 0822323184.
2009, June 14
Goldstein, Gary. "'Sex Positive' documents the pioneers of safe sex". Los Angeles Time. http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-ca-positive14-2009jun14,0,4122010.story. Retrieved 2009-06-14.
Avert: Adverting HIV and AIDS. Website timeline accessed June 28, 2010, 3:15 pm.
- Hymes, K.B., Greene, J. B., Marcus, A., et al. (1981) 'Kaposi's sarcoma in homosexual men: A report of eight cases', Lancet 2:598-600.
- Altman, L.K. "Rare cancer seen in 41 Homosexuals." New York Times, PAGE TO COME
- MMWR Weekly."Kaposi's Sarcoma and Pneumocystis Pneumonia among Homosexual Men-New York City and California", July 4, 1981, 30 (4); 305-308