17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Sleep with one eye open

According to CNN, there were at least 180 shootings at K-12 schools across the US over the past decade. I created this conceptual image in 2018 after a threatening tweet directed to students at out local community college, where my daughter was taking Yoga classes. Children should not fear going to school. Parents should not fear sending their kids to school.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Palos Hills, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3300
Copyright: © Antoaneta Minchev