Featured Image: GATHERING IS GLORY “Some objects I’ve kept for their aesthetic of functional purpose, and not necessarily their cultural significance. Filling this space with music makes our gatherings come alive. The sound system is Italian, I believe. It wasn’t too difficult to repair. One of my favorite books documents these lands before the deluge. It’s remarkable to think there was an entire city, millions of people, living their lives where I now adventure.” Drawing, “Back at the Headquarters,” 2020; Oasa DuVerney; Ink on paper; 12 x 8.75 in.; Courtesy of the artist.