|If I Should Die Before I Wake|
|Season 04, Episode 23|
|Air Date||April 11, 1991|
|Previous||Monet Is the Root of All Evil|
|Next||Never Can Say Goodbye|
If I Should Die Before I Wake is the twenty-third episode of A Different World's fourth season which was first broadcast on April 11, 1991.
Challenged by a speech-class assignment Josie reveals that she is HIV-positive, prompting her fellow students to re-examine everything they thought they knew about AIDS.