Stripping Stigma: HIV/AIDS in NYC Now

Date & Time

135 days ago


Brooklyn Heights


Following World AIDS Day, author and historian Sarah Schulman moderates a conversation with Columbia University Associate Dean of Community and Minority Affairs Dr. Robert Fullilove, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center Director of HIV Prevention Anthony Albanese, and Settlement Health & Medical Services Inc. Health Educator Patricia McNeill Shelton as they explore the footprint of the crisis of decades past, continued inequity in education and treatment across racial and socioeconomic communities, and marked efforts for opening the conversation surrounding HIV/AIDS in the post-PrEP era.

Presented in partnership with the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.

Stripping Stigma: HIV/AIDS in NYC NowMonday, December 10Doors: 6:00 pmEvent: 6:30 pm$5 General Admission / Free for Members BHS Members: to reserve tickets at the member price, click on "Tickets" and enter your Member ID on the following page after clicking on "Enter Promotional Code." For questions about this event or other inquiries, contact our Visitor Services desk at 718-222-4111, ext. 250. REFUND POLICY Brooklyn Historical Society requires 24 hours notice before the date of the event to refund a ticket. No refunds are provided after that point. No refunds are provided on the day of the event and all subsequent days. Brooklyn Historical Society public programs are made possible by the New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and, in part, by public funds from the New York Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.  The History Makers series is proudly presented by Bank of America.

tags: lgbtq, health, wellbeing, humanity, aids, hiv