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Traces of Time: Claire Benn

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Traces of Time: Claire Benn
Textile artist Claire Benn traveled with her husband, James, to the region as part of a tour of the Southwest's textile museums and communities. While there Claire heard the story of the Acoma people and their poisoning by invading settlers who wanted their land for their own. The story had such a great impact on Claire that she entitled a piece 'They Poisoned the Well' ...

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