After the Art — Issue 13 — September 2021

Welcome to After the Art’s thirteenth issue.

We hope you enjoy these three essays:

“The Ekphrasis of the Second Self” by Alia Soliman

“Skimming the Surface” by Mary Anne Trause

“The Pieta” by Kerry Malawista 

We’ve also started a Facebook page, which you can follow for posts about future issues as well as exhibits, articles, books, essays, and sites that might be of interest.

At the Edge of the Forest at Les Monts-Girard, Fontainbleau by Narcisse Diaz de la Pena. Oil on canvas, 1868. Photo courtesy of the editor.

After the Art publishes personal essays that explore the ways reading and art enrich each other.

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