In his compositions, Iowa State University photography professor Steven Herrnstadt mines place for haunted and haunting resonances.
The artist's recent images were influenced by the gradual transformation of the prairie by settlements and agriculture.
This photographer, used to taking pictures of the crowded streetscapes of home, tries his hand at the prairie.
It's a deceptively simple question. Our associate editor created an infographic to provide the not-so-simple answer.
In this feature, a respected Drake University biologist traces the eons through which the prairie region's plantforms evolved.
"Ekphrasis" denotes a poem about a strong visual. See if you think these poems, paired with the drawings which inspired them, fit the bill.
Everyone thinks "corn" when they think of the Midwest. Maybe they should be thinking: "mushrooms." Our interviewer talks to the experts.
In this issue, our regular contributor turned to one of his smaller subjects: Asters.
A drawing of dried prairie flowers by the artist whose work we featured in Volume II, Issue 1