You Don't Know My History, 30"W x 40"H

You Don't Know My History, 30"W x 40"H

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I am so inspired by the slave narratives from the Federal Writer's Project. The words of the former slaves mean so much to me. Their stories highlight the reality of American history. I've laughed, cried, and pondered over what truly took place in the lives of my ancestors. This is what we should be learning in school. But sadly in our culture we no longer pass down stories from those that came before us.

I used their words in this piece. Many are blotted over, hidden from view. It was important to me that they were there, but not necessarily seen. Her dress is made from textured papers. 

 

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