About

 

Mandy Pedigo is third year candidate in the Master of Fine Arts program at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Webster University in 2003 and a Master of Arts in Education from Fontbonne University in 2008. Her work explores the relationships between self, land, history and memory. As a decedent of Finnish and Swedish immigrants, her research into her heritage has deeply impacted her work.