Professor Johnson’s Essay and Drawings Published in Maine Arts Journal

Posted on October 21, 2021

Works from Professor Andrew Ellis Johnson‘s “Somewhere Over the Border” project, along with an essay about the project, were published in the fall 2021 issue of the Maine Arts Journal: UMVA Quarterly.

Displaced and stateless people are often seen as stripped of culture, connection, profession, and the ability to care for each other or themselves. Works from the “Somewhere Over the Border” project depict migrants in their strength—possessing a past and dreaming a future.

Full essay