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George Whitmore Discusses Living with AIDS.

George Whitmore, author of Someone Was Here, profiles of people whose lives have been transformed by AIDS, like the 32-year-old New York advertising executive, a counselor in a gay men's health center, health workers at an AIDS clinic in a municipal hospital. The book grew out of a highly acclaimed 1985 article in The New York Times Magazine about a man with AIDS and his counselor at a health center.


Other segments from the episode on April 21, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 21, 1988: Interview with George Whitmore; Review of Leonard Cohen's album "I'm Your Man"; Interview with Sandra Bernhard; Review of the film "The Manchurian…


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