Katie Manning discusses the inspiration for using Bible verses as a tool for art rather than weaponry in her new chapbook A Door with a Voice.
Month: June 2016
Noh Anothai discusses his poem “Sappho Responds,” which contemplates the Pulse attack from Sappho’s view that love—not violence—is the subject worth glorifying.
Idealism and Realism: Finding the Balance in Florentine Art
Julianna DeMicco reflects on the art she encountered while studying abroad in Italy and how that art depicts Florence’s history and evolving values.
MIDWEST MONKEY: Magic in the Mundane
A mundane trip to renew visas surprises Jasmine An with stunning views of the Thai-Myanmar border and a golden temple.
Learning to Venerate Santo Niño de Atocha: Finding Peace on the Wall of Lost Wishes
Edward Loera reflects on lost love and his visits to the shrine Santuario de Plateros where pilgrims fill the walls with wishes to el Santo Niño de Atocha.