Keith Luebke, 2015
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Keith Luebke

Keith Luebke is a teacher who worries about climate change but still clings to his air conditioner on hot summer days.


"Carbon Credit Chai," illustration by Elenor Wilson, styling by Zoe Pappenheimer, 2016.
Editor's note: Find Part I of this essay in Vol. 43 No. 2, Summer/Fall 2015.
Mugs on a shelf in the author's home.
Glazed or not, every object made from clay has a surface. But what does that surface tell us?
I was sitting on an open porch in Managua, Nicaragua, when I met the Guatemalans. Members of the Guatemalan Church in Exile, they were anxious to provide information about their troubled homeland to the outside world.