Ashes – John Kreitzberg

“Ashes” is a short piece of found audio that focuses on an Act Up! protest in 1996 where activists threw the ashes of friends, family, and lovers who died of AIDS onto the white house lawn.

John Kreitzberg, originally from outside of Philadelphia, is a 20-year-old student at Macalester College in St. Paul Minnesota where he is studies Religious Studies, Classical Language, and Gender and Sexuality.