jonathan ferrell http://wfpl.org en Strange Fruit: Meet Gert McMullen, Original Seamstress of the AIDS Memorial Quilt http://wfpl.org/post/strange-fruit-meet-gert-mcmullen-original-seamstress-aids-memorial-quilt <p><iframe src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F111579098&amp;color=ff001f&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=false" frameborder="no" height="166" width="100%" scrolling="no"></iframe><br><br>To speak to Gert McMullen about the origins of <a href="http://www.aidsquilt.org/">the AIDS Memorial Quilt</a> is to go back to a scary, sad time in LGBTQ history: San Francisco in the early 1980s.<br> Sat, 21 Sep 2013 16:44:27 +0000 Laura Ellis 6929 at http://wfpl.org Strange Fruit: Meet Gert McMullen, Original Seamstress of the AIDS Memorial Quilt