About the Curator
My name is Lily Schwartz and I am a (soon-to-be) graduate of Smith College, class of 2020. At Smith, I majored in English Language & Literature on a creative writing track with a concentration in archives. This site is a project created for my Archives Concentration Capstone.
If you have any questions or comments regarding the site, please fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page.
I hope you are staying safe and healthy during the Covid-19 quarantine and that you find a small bit of solace from this collection of wonderful art.
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“COVID Dashboard.” ArcGIS Dashboards. Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.
Crary, David. “COVID-19 and AIDS crisis: NYC gays see parallels, contrasts.” Associated Press: US News Online, April 12, 2020. NewsBank: Access World News – Historical and Current.
David Katz, Jonathan. “How AIDS Changed American Art.” ART/AIDS/AMERICA Exhibition. 26 Nov 2015.
Delvalle, Suzy. “Don’t Forget the Artists—our Chroniclers of Crisis.” Art Newspaper 29, no. 322 (April 2020): 13.
O’Donnell, Marcus. “From Camp to Gay to Queer: David McDiarmid and HIV/AIDS Art.” HIV Australia, no. 3 (2014): 15-18.
Potter, Polyxeni. “Edvard Munch (1863-1944). Self-Portrait After the Spanish Flu (1919-20).” Olival-Bartley, Mark. “Self-Portrait with the Spanish Flu.” EcoHealth 17, no. 1 (March 2020): 181–82.
Roxy, Philippa. “Coronavirus: ‘Profound’ mental health impact prompts calls for urgent research” BBC News. 16 Apr 2020.
Thorbecke, Catherine. “6.6 million more Americans file for unemployment amid COVID-19 financial crisis.” ABCNews. 9 Apr 2020.
Wilson, Jason. “The rightwing groups behind wave of protests against Covid-19 restrictions” The Guardian. 17 Apr 2020.
Crimp, Douglas, and Leo Bersani. AIDS : Cultural Analysis, Cultural Activism. First MIT Press edition. MIT Press, 1988.
Jackie Wullschläger. “How Contemporary Art Is Changing in the Covid-19 Erastandfirst:Online Platforms Are Delivering Artists’ Responses with Unprecedented Speed.” Financial Times (London, England), April 20, 2020.
Puar, Jasbir K. The Right to Maim : Debility, Capacity, Disability. Anima. Durham: Duke University Press Books, 2017.