A poetry collecton by Elaine Johanson, AND AND is a sensitive exploration of an American granddaughter’s understanding of the Korean War and its direct effects on her mother and grandmother. It confronts the difficulty of heritage and how generations live its nuanced impact. As a poetry and picture book, AND AND plays with how text affects visual interpretation and how supportive images influence meaning. 5% of proceeds from the sale of this book will go to the Natural Resources Defense Council for forest preservation.
Photographs by Jan C. Almquist.
44 pages. Paperback.
About the Author
Elaine Johanson is a Philadelphia based poet, writer, photographer, and videographer.