North Carolina & the Problem of AIDS: Advocacy, Politics, & Race in the South

Synopsis

"In this compelling book, Stephen Inrig seeks to undersatnd why HIV prevention has done so poorly in North Carolina and the toll that failure has left. This is an extremely important contribution to the history of AIDS not only in North Carolina but in the United states as a whole." Interviewing key characters in the story, Stephen Inrig has created a book that will be a primary source for future investigation of the epidermic. He has done an invaluable service by presenting these people's voices and helping us understand them in the context of today's society I found myself engrossed in the story Inng tells." Book jacket.