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301: Larry Kramer

He wrote Ken Russell’s Women in Love, geeze, 50 years ago, then wrote plays (The Normal Heart) and novels (Faggots). Amidst the emerging AIDS epidemic, he helped found the Gay Men’s Health Crisis and Act Up. Accomplished, right? Not according to him. “I feel like I failed,” he says.  A life examined.

Person: his husband
Place: his apartment
Thing: Olivetti 22
Randy’s Place: St. Michael’s churchyard

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