by Dawne Davis
A vertical structure that is intended to divide, enclose or protect an area. A wall. There are walls in my hotel room. They are intended to delineate my space from another room and provide privacy to me from the person in the room(s) next to me. Inside my room the walls are decorated with pictures or are mounted with items that serve a function, like the light fixtures or the beverage caddy to house the teas, cups and hot water kettle.
In Derry/Londonderry, we find walls of remembrance. Murals of a conflicted past that remain