'Clay' by David Groff

On June 30 2013, at the New York City Pride Parade, the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) declared an HIV Prevention emergency. Armed with new CDC statistics that report alarming increases in rates of infection among young gay men, members of the group wielded banners (“Fuck Smarter! Fight Harder! FIGHT AIDS!”) and disseminated… read more

Read an Excerpt from David Groff's 'Clay'

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Lambda Literary Review is excited to share an excerpt from poet David Groff’s new collection Clay. Selected by Michael Waters for the Louise Bogan Award from Trio House Press, the collection explores love and memory filtered through the HIV/AIDS epidemic. As Timothy Liu writes in his blurb, Gandhi famously said: ‘Live as if you were to… read more