About the Author

Margaret Stratton is head of the Department of Photography in the School of Art and Art History at the University of Iowa. She has received regional and national awards in photography, video, and installation from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Jerome Foundation. Her work has been shown at the Smithsonian Institution, Lincoln Center, the Berlin Film Festival, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, and the Harvard Film Archive.