When We Rise

When We Rise

My Life in the Movement

Book - 2016
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The partial inspiration for a forthcoming ABC television miniseries from Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, longtime LGBTQ and AIDS activist Cleve Jones' memoir is a sweeping, profoundly moving account of his life from sexually liberated 1970s San Francisco, through the AIDS crisis and up to his present-day involvement with the marriage equality battle. TV tie-in.
Publisher: New York :, Hachette Books,, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780316315432
Branch Call Number: ANF 306.766092 JON
Characteristics: x, 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: My life in the movement


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rere3 Apr 16, 2017

I'm glad Mr. Jones wrote this book. It was necessary to show just how far the movement has come and the costs along the way. What's more is given the politics today it is a reminder of the power of community to effect change.

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