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Life Goes On: Living with HIV and AIDS in Singapore

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AIDS is a global disease and Singapore has not been spared of it. Increasingly, AIDS has become a major medical and social concern in Singapore, and has been the subject of a number of studies there. However, there is a paucity of local research on the lives of patients with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) in their social interactions. Unlike previous works, this ethnographic study seeks to correct this omission and undertakes a more holistic and humanistic approach to the research of HIV/AIDS in Singapore - by placing in the foreground the voices and experiences of PWAs, and situating them in the larger social and institutional contexts of Singapore within which AIDS acquires its meanings and connotations.


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