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HIV in World Cultures : Three Decades of Representations - Gustavo Subero

HIV in World Cultures

Three Decades of Representations

By: Gustavo Subero (Editor)


Published: 28th December 2013
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This book analyses the way that HIV/AIDS is often narrativised and represented in contemporary world cultures, as well as the different strategies of remembrance deployed by different (sub)cultural groups affected by the illness. Through a close study of a variety of cultural texts; including cinema, literature, theatre, art and photography amongst others, it demonstrates the trajectory that such narratives and representations have undergone since the advent of the 'discovery' of the disease in the 1980s.

ISBN: 9781472403841
ISBN-10: 1472403843
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 314
Published: 28th December 2013