Critic Douglas Crimp Has Passed Away at the Age of 74

July 6th, 2019

Critic and historian Douglas Crimp, among the most influential arts writers of the post-war landscape has passed away at the age of 74.  He was also a vocal advocate for AIDS awareness and activism, and edited an entire issue of the influential arts magazine October around the subject. “People were blind to the reality of what was going on, and I knew that this would get people thinking,” Crimp said.

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