AIDS infrastructures, queer networks: Architecting the critical path

@article{Lubin2020AIDSIQ,
  title={AIDS infrastructures, queer networks: Architecting the critical path},
  author={Joan Lubin and Jeanne Vaccaro},
  journal={First Monday},
  year={2020},
  volume={25}
}
This essay pursues how HIV/AIDS and digital media transform one another’s historiographies. Working with the archive of activist Kiyoshi Kuromiya (1943–2000), the essay considers the role of AIDS organizing in the history of the Internet, and in establishing recursive relations between media formats. Kuromiya’s early adoption of Internet technology centered the needs of people living with HIV/AIDS, incarcerated people, and people of color to access vital information for community formation and…