Pilar Mehlis: I Belong Here...
"I do live that fish out of water feeling." Bolivian-born, Canadian-raised artist Pilar Mehlis addresses identity, migration, faith, and the origins of her creation: the "Antrofish."
Migration and the Migrant God
Charles Ringma depicts God as migrant, and the incarnation as the paradigmatic experience of migration: "We need God in the tabernacle, not the temple. We need a God in the midst of our ambiguity, pain, lament, confusion, and questioning."
A Tree Can’t Live in Space
Jo Swinney recounts how she came to realize that she had come to neglect the here and now in her conception of home: "Rather than panic about my sense of profound homelessness, I found a way to spiritualize the nomadic life I assumed I would continue to lead."
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