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The River Is a reflection of you.

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Take a few minutes to explore “The River Is … ” Upper Riverfront documentary and you’ll soon see that there are as many interpretations of Mississippi as there are people who experience it. What do we all have in common? How do we see the river differently? This ever-changing “River Is | River Could Be” collection reflects our individual, cultural and collective relationship to one of the three great rivers of the world, and to each other.

The River Is project invites you to:

  • Express yourself and hear from others.
  • Help us capture and share the physical, social and spiritual aspects of one of the three great rivers of the world.
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