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Provincetown (or P-town) residents responded quickly and thoroughly to the devastation that HIV and AIDS brought to their community in the early 1980s. In 1996¬†Pamela Peterson AC 1984, M.S.W. 1994 and her coauthor Jeanne Braham recognized P-town’s uniqueness and came to the Cape Cod community to interview those infected by HIV and AIDS as well as their families, friends, and caretakers.

Never, as far as I know, has a gay and lesbian community gone anywhere else as refugees and ended up so quickly stitched
into the fabric of the community.

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Pamela Peterson AC ’84, M.S.W. ’94, “Just Released: Telling Lives” Smith Alumni Quarterly, Fall 1998, 86-87.

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