In The Migration Series, Jacob Lawrence painted the Great Migration, a historic era in the African American experience. He believed his series was also universal. Are there similarities between Lawrence's story and your own?
Write your story of migration, immigration or facing unknown challenges and taking risks in search of a better life.
The Migration Series (1940–41), Panel No. 3. “From every southern town migrants left by the hundreds to travel north.”
The Migration Series (1940–41), Panel No. 45. “The migrants arrived in Pittsburgh, one of the great industrial centers of the North.”