On the cover: Vermillion’s community commitment to public art has been the genesis of several murals, the most recent of which is a diptych commemorating the contributions of women in all cultures, as well as a depiction of the Lakota creation story and contemporary Indigenous narratives. A detail from “Wanáȟča,” which is one side of the new mural, is shown on our cover. Read the story of the project and its community-based inspiration on page 6, and go to www.vermculture.org/muralproject to learn more.

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