Deborah Willis
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Obsessing About Black Beauty Never Goes Out of Fashion
14 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

The year 2009 saw no shortage of jumping-off points for wrestling with how black folks regard their visages, how everyone else regards black visages, and how we all negotiate the distance between the two.


In 'Vanishing' Willis Shows Her Gift for Creating the Miniature Worlds Short Stories Demand
6 Oct 2010 // 3:59 PM

Deborah Willis’ work invites comparisons to Alice Munro in her examination of humanity in the details, the places where dailiness intersects with seemingly small events that ultimately create landslides.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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