Monthly Archives: July 2015

Seasons of C.H.U.D.

Originally published by The Urchin Movement in March 2015, “Seasons of C.H.U.D.” is an analysis of cultural representations of the AIDS epidemic as seen through the lens of a major Broadway musical and a cult horror classic.

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Notes:
1. United in Anger: A History of ACT UP, dir. Jim Hubbard. 2012.
2. ibid.
3. Schulman, Sarah. Stagestruck: Theater, AIDS, and the Marketing of Gay America. Duke UP, 1998. 13. Print.
4. ‘Current Trends Mortality Attributable to HIV Infection/AIDS—United States, 1981-1990.’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Jan. 1991. Web. 01 Feb. 2015.
5. ‘Statistical Information about Casualties of the Vietnam War.’ National Archives and Records Administration. National Archives and Records Administration, Aug. 2013. Web. 11 Feb. 2015.

Hollow

coverHollow is an ongoing comic strip that details the fictional relationship between two depressive, pumpkins whose imagined relationship in an idyllic, suburban void stands at odds with their bleak lifespan as rotting halloween decor. Self-published mini-comic released March 2015.

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