6 April 1995
Show More Don’t Leave Me This Way: Art in the Age of Aids compiled by Ted Gott.
Thames and Hudson, 246 pp., £12.95, March 1995, 0 642 13030 2Show More
The End of Innocence: Britain in the Time of Aids by Simon Garfield.
Faber, 406 pp., £17.50, November 1994, 0 571 15353 4Show More
“... anger and it becomes a barrier to making art about Aids, or even writing about it. If you are not offering something practical, what right have you to it as subject-matter? What can you possibly say? SimonGarfield had qualms when writing The End of Innocence, a factual account which should, on the face of it, be useful: spreading the word, disentangling the truth, demythologising, softening prejudice ...”