Rebuilding The Front Porch: An Interview With Patrick Overton

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Savannah Barrett with Carlos Urlona at the Working Group meetings; Shawn Poynter [Editor’s Note: today we both welcome a new writer to the Art of the Rural staff…

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Contexts: Flooding, Farms and Modern Art

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Sketch by Christo; New York Times These three articles may be useful to consider together. Nature and agriculture, rural place and man-made artifice comingle here; combined, there’s an…

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Contexts: How The Magnet Changed A Village

Monday, May 9, 2011

 a mural outside Aracataca, Colombia, the hometown of Gabriel García Márquez Many year later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant…

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