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Ignorance = Fear, Silence = Death

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Title

Ignorance = Fear, Silence = Death

Description

A postcard used as promotional material for the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP), featuring an illustration by the artist and activist Keith Haring.

Subject

AIDS Activists--United States
ACT UP New York (Organization)
Haring, Keith

Creator

ACT UP New York (Organization)
Haring, Keith

Source

RobertRygorPapers.Box2.Folder22

Publisher

Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives (New York, N.Y.)

Date

1989

Date Created

2014-09-18

Rights

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Format

Image
JPEG

Extent

249,081 bytes

Language

English

Type

Document

Spatial Coverage

New York (N.Y.)

Text

IGNORANCE = FEAR
SILENCE = DEATH
FIGHT AIDS ACT UP

"IGNORANCE=FEAR" designed by Keith Haring ®1989. Used by permission to benefit ACT UP, the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power, 496A Hudson St., NYC 10014.

Original Format

6 x 3.5 inches (152 x 89 mm)
Paper
Postcard

Collection

Citation

ACT UP New York (Organization) and Haring, Keith, “Ignorance = Fear, Silence = Death,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed May 23, 2022, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/300.

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