Great conversation in class today everyone! I promised I would look up and share a few things, so here are some resources.

First, here’s a video on the lost wax casting method used to make bronze sculptures:

Leia did some digging on the urban legend regarding equestrian monuments and hoof symbolism (gist: it’s not true)

I also wanted to share with you all the resource from the Southern Poverty Law Center regarding Confederate monuments, which have become lightning rods of controversy recently.

I think some of the most interesting solutions that think about what to do with controversial monuments actually come from artists. You can see some of them here: