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Holly Taglier | “HR55”

This media file is attached to: Painting / Watercolor

This ink wash, pen, and collage piece explored the history and emotions behind House of Representatives Bill 55, The Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act. More than half a decade after the brutal murder of a 14-year-old boy, our country still struggles with issues of race, equality, and humanity on many fronts.