Everyone has a stance of what they consider “hot topics” in society.
At East Tennessee State University, one professor let us students express their views with a protesting painting class.”
Students took to their canvas, expressing a topic that mattered to them.
“We know there is a lot of frustration and anger, particularly with younger people today addressing the political situation,” said Christian Rieben, a visiting assistant professor. “People seem to want to do something about it and this is one-way artists can do something about it.”
Topics included health care, immigration and back lung disease.