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Dallas, TX 75210
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3 months ago by Lauren Smart
Some people might try to convince you that there is art in the everyday. You might scoff and return to your spreadsheets. It's the same premise interdisciplinary artist Lauren Cross functions under, but she knows what she's looking ...
The Fire This Time
4 months ago by Jennifer Davis- Lamm
As a metaphor for struggle, for searing tension, for societal discomfort and even for a revival, fire is a concept that frequently imbues imagery related to civil rights and race relations in the United States. The Burnin’ is ...
The Dark Heart of Dixie
5 months ago by Jennifer Davis- Lamm
A classic and searing Nina Simone song from 1964 summed up the civil rights struggles in the Deep South pretty succinctly: “Alabama's got me so upset, Tennessee's made me lose my rest, and everybody knows about Mississippi, go...
A Man of Many Words
6 months ago by Jennifer Davis- Lamm
Much has been made of the fact that author Mitchell S. Jackson, a black man, grew up in what has to be one of the whitest cities in this country—Portland, Oregon. And Jackson himself has admitted that it’s not the most l...