Journey to Freedom: Harriet Tubman honored by local sculptor

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Cover Design Credit:

Scott Southwick

Cover Photography Credit:

Augie LaTorre
Women, especially those of color, are rarely memorialized as stat-ues. But in September, a traveling monument of abolitionist Harriet Tubman and a young girl is coming to Sylva. It’s the work of Cashiers-based sculptor Wesley Wofford, who says figurative sculpture needs to be more diverse.


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