Illuminating Disparity: Economic Inequality in the Midwest examines the contemporary world through a socioeconomic lens. By using documentary photography, emphasis is placed on culture, values, and political issues in the context of the Midwest. The current estimates of economic inequality leaves the top twenty percent holding eighty percent of the wealth while the bottom forty percent […]
Since photography’s inception, the publics’ natural inclination is that photography is the ultimate truth-teller. They have been misled. Today, more than ever before, we are surrounded by lies. Our culture is dominated by photographs that desire desperately to be true. To serve as evidence of our travels, achievements, and popularity. The world of social media […]
photography by Kelli Connell Return to table of contents for Issue 10 Fall 2016.