Listen to one of these podcasts and reply with a comment or new post of 200 words connecting the artist’s thoughts with course readings or themes for extra credit
War Baby Love Child Home Page: http://www.warbabylovechild.com/photos/
Link to Artist Interview podcasts: https://leilaninishime.wordpress.com/category/podcasts/
Link to Seattle Times discussion of the exhibit at the Wing Luke Museum in Seattle, 2014: http://seattletimes.com/html/thearts/2021627392_warbabywingxml.html
Lori Kay “Heir to Rice” from the War Baby, Love Child Exhibit
To see some very questionable interpretation of the sampan/ non la see this item description (Best selling!) and image from online seller The Hat company out of Las vegas (this is real merchandise marketing, not artwork) Thoughts?: http://www.thehatco.com/Coolie_Sampan_Rice_Paddy_Hat.html
Laquered straw Coolie. Hand woven in Southeast Asia. Tie-on chincord included.
This Coolie Hat is the real thing. Worn daily by millions in Asia in the rice paddys.