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Shawn Theodore

Shawn Theodore is an interdisciplinary artist who incorporates photography, collage, and sculpture to create “afromythological” experiences and environments. 



Illustration by Shawn Theodore

Survivor Files

Spring 2019 | Essays

We are survivors: we the descendants of the Africans who endured the wretched march to the west coast of their continent, brutal confinement, and cruel transatlantic passage, to reach alive—somehow alive—the shores of a new world.