The normal heart and the destiny of me: two plays

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Grove Press, Oct 1, 2000 - Drama - 252 pages
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The Normal Heart, set during the early years of the AIDS epidemic, is the impassioned indictment of a society that allowed the plague to happen, a moving denunciation of the ignorance and fear that helped kill an entire generation. It has been produced and taught all over the world. Its companion play, The Destiny of Me, is the stirring story of an AIDS activist forced to put his life in the hands of the very doctor he has been denouncing.

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Review: The Normal Heart & The Destiny of Me

User Review  - Annes - Goodreads

I read this in advance of the moving coming out on HBO. I thought that it was a good read regarding the attitudes of people with aids and those who were in power doing nothing about a massive epidemic ... Read full review

Review: The Normal Heart & The Destiny of Me

User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

It's hard for me to believe I managed to live as "a gay" this long and not have read Larry Kramer. I finally tackled The Normal Heart because I wanted to read it before the HBO adaptation. It did ... Read full review


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Larry Kramer is Professor of Law at New York University School of Law.

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