Reports from the Holocaust

By Larry Kramer,

Book cover of Reports from the Holocaust: The Making of an AIDS Activist

Book description

Author of "Faggots" and the screenplay for "Women in Love", Kramer is also co-founder of America's first AIDS service organization, Gay Men's Health Crisis. This work is a collection of Kramer's central articles, over a period of ten years, together with a new essay on the current state of AIDS.

Shepherd is reader supported. When you buy books, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Why read it?

1 author picked Reports from the Holocaust as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

In Reports from the Holocaust, Larry Kramer charts his own journey into AIDS activism, through a collection of his articles, speeches, jeremiads, and public pronouncements dating from the earliest days of the AIDS crisis. A combination gadfly, angry prophet, activist conscience, and provocateur, Larry was also a huge pain-in-the-ass and an unyielding and loving advocate for the gay community—all of which is on full display here. The book includes his incendiary “1,112 and counting,” written in 1983, which first awakened me (and the rest of the gay community) to the political dimensions of the AIDS crisis, as well as…

From Ron's list on to inspire the activist in you.

Want books like Reports from the Holocaust?

Our community of 10,000+ authors has personally recommended 100 books like Reports from the Holocaust.

Browse books like Reports from the Holocaust

5 book lists we think you will like!

Interested in HIV/AIDS, the Holocaust, and Jewish history?

10,000+ authors have recommended their favorite books and what they love about them. Browse their picks for the best books about HIV/AIDS, the Holocaust, and Jewish history.

HIV/AIDS Explore 62 books about HIV/AIDS
The Holocaust Explore 389 books about the Holocaust
Jewish History Explore 461 books about Jewish history