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The rock of the artwork Repercussions was collected from the site where 17-year-old Eugene Williams was drowned after whites threw rocks at him for crossing the barrier of a segregated beach.
“Ripple effects beat on the surface of water for a time, but eventually quiet and smooth away,” stated the artist C.R. Cooper. (Xiaozhang (Shaw) Wan/MEDILL)

The rock of the artwork Repercussions was collected from the site where 17-year-old Eugene Williams was drowned after whites threw rocks at him for crossing the barrier of a segregated beach.
“Ripple effects beat on the surface of water for a time, but eventually quiet and smooth away,” said the artist C.R. Cooper. (Xiaozhang (Shaw) Wan/MEDILL)