Mountain Dreamer

Artists: James Sandham and Jo Jefferson

Medium: comic

Jo Jefferson and James Sandham collaborated on this 10-page comic in response to this call for imaginings (begun in the form of a poem and painting). They were inspired by fierce defence of land in the face of violence and criminalization.

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James Sandham

James Sandham is a self-taught artist and author based in Toronto. His novel, The Entropy of Aaron Rosclatt, was shortlisted for the Canadian Author Association’s Emerging Writers Award, and his artwork can be found on Instagram at @james_sandhamwich.

Jo Jefferson

Jo Jefferson (they/them) is a Toronto-based queer writer, parent, and community worker with roots in Nova Scotia.