December 2017 ~ Table of Contents

Volume 9 | Number 3 | December 2017

Features

Features Special Section: The Political Aesthetics of Border Walls Edited by Abou Farman, Artist: Richard A. Lou

Introduction by Abou Farman

Rasquache Aesthetics and the Unmonumental Border by Miguel Diaz-Barriga and Margaret Dorsey, interviewed by
Abou Farman

The Speaking Fence by Annastiina Kallius

Images Unwalled by Multiple Mobilities Research Cluster: Miriam Ticktin, Radhika Subramaniam, Victoria Hattam, Laura Y. Liu, and Ra Youatt

Mobilizing Resistance: Israel’s Racist Walls of Separation by Amahl Bishara

Departments

Uncommon Sense

Global Flooding by Jason Cons

Findings

CUNY Graduate School Student Collective: The Politics of Belonging and Exclusion by Angela Crumdy, Nadja Eisenberg-Guyot, Lisa Figueroa-Jahn, Ola Galal, Sarah Molinari, and Samuel Novacich

Media

“Being Used:” An Ethnographic Filmmaker in Zhouguan Village by Xun Xiong

Visual Essays

The Journey to Arabia: A Visual Essay by Andrew Gardner

Yellow Water: Rupture and Return One Year after the Gold King Mine Spill by Teresa Montoya

Books and Arts Special Section: The Graphic Novel

Lissa: A Story about Medical Promise, Friendship, and Revolution

Introduction to the Excerpt by Sherine Hamdy and Coleman Nye

Excerpt ~ Written by Sherine Hamdy and Coleman Nye, Art by Sarula Bao and Caroline Brewer

Lissa: An interview with the authors by Emily Martin

Lissa and the Graphic Novel Form: An Appreciation by Shelly Errington

The Power and Potential of Graphic Novels in the Classroom by Michelle M. Falter

Graphic Thought by Valentina Ramia