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Amanda Obando

Amanda Obando was born and raised in El Salvador. She moved to the United States for college, where she earned a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from Emory University. She is a writer and a visual artist. Amanda's work covers and plays with the topics of immigration, identity in relation to geography, and intimacy.

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Latest posts by Amanda Obando

As a Salvadoran, the U.S. symbolized safety for me. Now, that is crumbling

Incessant US immigration reforms under the Trump administration bring uncertainty and hopelessness to immigrants like me.

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