Second Avenue Caper

Second Avenue Caper

When Goodfellas, Divas, and Dealers Plotted Against the Plague

Graphic Novel - 2014
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS.
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, [2014]
ISBN: 9780809035533
0809035537
9781429956154
1429956151
Branch Call Number: GN BRABNER
Characteristics: 147 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Zingarelli, Mark - Illustrator
Alternative Title: 2nd Avenue caper

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

JoePilla Apr 30, 2015

Very moving, beautifully written and expressively drawn account of one small circle of friends' efforts to survive the AIDS crisis in the '80s. Shows how far we've come, yes, in reducing homophobia and democratizing health services, but also how painfully costly those gains were. It's a great use of the graphic novel form: an artful blending of words and pictures.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SMPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top