About the Author

Andrew Borowiec is professor of art at the University of Akron. He is also the author of Along the Ohio and Industrial Perspective. He has received numerous grants, including one from the National Endowment for the Arts and a Guggenheim Fellowship, and his photographs are in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, among others.