HIV-Negative: How the Uninfected Are Affected by AIDS
Copyright 1995 by William I. Johnston
New York: Insight Books-Plenum Press




To find a toll-free telephone number in your area for information about HIV and AIDS, call the National AIDS Hot Line in the United States at 1-800-342-AIDS.


To be listed in a nationwide directory of support services for HIV-negative gay and bisexual men, to find out whether such services exist in your area, or to learn how to establish them if they do not, write to this address:

HIV-Negative Support Network
c/o William I. Johnston
7 Chester Street #2R
Watertown, MA  02472

Include a self-addressed stamped envelope, and indicate whether you wish your name and contact information to be listed in the directory.


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HIV-Negative Gay Men's Bibliography
[in association with]

You may learn more about any of these books or buy them online by selecting the title links. Items listed as "[new]" were published after my book and so were not in the original Appendix C.

Rotello, Gabriel.
Sexual Ecology: AIDS and the Destiny of Gay Men.
New York: Dutton, 1997. [new]

Doty, Mark.
Heaven's Coast: A Memoir.
New York: HarperCollins, 1997. [new]

Coxon, Anthony.
Between the Sheets: Sexual Diaries and Gay Men's Sex in the Era of AIDS.
London: Cassell, 1996. [new]

Patton, Cindy.
Fatal Advice: How Safe-Sex Education Went Wrong.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1996. [new]

Rofes, Eric.
Reviving the Tribe: Regenerating Gay Men's Sexuality and Culture in the Ongoing Epidemic.
New York: Haworth Press, 1996. [new]

Aggleton, Peter, Graham Hart, and Peter Davies, eds.
AIDS: Social Representations, Social Practices.
Philadelphia: Falmer Press, 1989.

Bateson, Mary Catherine, and Richard Goldsby.
Thinking AIDS: The Social Response to the Biological Threat.
New York: Addison-Wesley, 1988.

Bettelheim, Bruno.
Surviving and Other Essays.
New York: Knopf, 1979.

Boccaccio, Giovanni.
The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio.
Trans. Frances Winwar. New York: Random House, 1955.

Cadwell, Steven A., Robert A. Burnham, Jr., and Marshall Forstein, eds.
Therapists on the Front Line: Psychotherapy with Gay Men in the Age of AIDS.
Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press, 1994.

Crimp, Douglas, ed.
AIDS: Cultural Analysis, Cultural Activism.
Cambridge: MIT Press, 1988.

Dietrich, David R., and Peter C. Shabad, eds.
The Problem of Loss and Mourning: Psychoanalytic Perspectives.
Madison, CT: International Universities Press, 1989.

Dilley, James W., Cheri Pies, and Michael Helquist, eds.
Face to Face: A Guide to AIDS Counseling.
San Francisco: AIDS Health Project, 1989.

Epstein, Helen.
Children of the Holocaust: Conversations with Sons and Daughters of Survivors.
New York: Bantam, 1979.

Fee, Elizabeth, and Daniel M. Fox, eds.
AIDS: The Burdens of History.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1988.

Flannery, Raymond B.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Victim's Guide to Healing and Recovery.
New York: Crossroad, 1992.

Froman, Paul Kent.
After You Say Goodbye: When Someone You Love Dies of AIDS.
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1992.

Gill, Anton.
The Journey Back from Hell: Conversations with Concentration Camp Survivors.
New York: Avon, 1988.

Herman, Judith Lewis.
Trauma and Recovery.
New York: Basic Books, 1992.

Jäger, Hans, ed.
AIDS Phobia: Disease Pattern and Possibilities of Treatment.
Trans. Jacquie Welch. New York: Halsted, 1988.

Johnson, Julie Tallard.
Hidden Victims: An Eight-Stage Healing Process for Families and Friends of the Mentally Ill.
New York: Doubleday, 1988.

King, Edward.
Safety in Numbers: Safer Sex and Gay Men.
New York: Routledge, 1993.

Kleinman, Arthur.
The Illness Narratives: Suffering, Healing, and the Human Condition.
New York: Basic Books, 1988.

Mack, Arien, ed.
In Time of Plague: The History and Social Consequences of Lethal Epidemic Disease.
New York: New York University Press, 1991.

Matsakis, Aphrodite.
I Can't Get Over It: A Handbook for Trauma Survivors.
Oakland: New Harbinger, 1992.

Miller, James, ed.
Fluid Exchanges: Artists and Critics in the AIDS Crisis.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1992.

Monette, Paul.
Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir.
San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988.

Love Alone: 18 Elegies for Rog.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1988.

Odets, Walt.
In the Shadow of the Epidemic: Being HIV-Negative in the Age of AIDS.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1995.

O'Malley, Padraig, ed.
The AIDS Epidemic: Private Rights and the Public Interest.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1989.

Overall, Christine, and William P. Zion, eds.
Perspectives on AIDS: Ethical and Social Issues.
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Patton, Cindy.
Inventing AIDS.
New York: Routledge, 1990.

Shelp, Earl E., Ronald H. Sunderland, and Peter W. A. Mansell.
AIDS: Personal Stories in Pastoral Perspective.
New York: Pilgrim Press, 1986.

Slaby, Andrew E.
Aftershock: Surviving the Delayed Effects of Trauma, Crisis and Loss.
New York: Villard Books, 1989.

Sontag, Susan.
Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors.
New York: Doubleday, 1990.

Vargo, Marc.
The HIV Test: What You Need to Know to Make an Informed Decision.
New York: Pocket Books, 1992.

Watney, Simon.
Policing Desire: Pornography, AIDS and the Media.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1987.

Watstein, Sarah Barbara, and Robert Anthony Laurich.
AIDS and Women: A Sourcebook.
Phoenix: Oryx Press, 1991.

Contents · Foreword · Prologue · Introduction
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23
Conclusion · Appendix A B C · Notes · Contributors

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