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Global Stories, Local Issues: The Cash Register

A cash register as old as this one usually comes with a good story. This particular object tells a story of possibility and nostalgia, but it also pushes the boundaries of what it means to be a business owner in America

As 2020 unfolded, we watched as more and more people became aware of the centrality of the Haitian Revolution not only to the history of slavery in the U.S., but to global history. Teaching Haiti’s revolution is more important than ever today, so we created a comic book

Can art be a vehicle for reclaiming sites of prior violence and healing the communities traumatized by them? Hannah Jacobs revisits a conversation with Tift Merritt, Nina Angela Mercer, Anna Schuleit Haber, and Deborah Luster