is a collaborative multi media print project between Jennifer Angus, (University of Wisconsin-Madison Environment, Textiles and Design, School of Human Ecology) and John Hitchcock (University of Wisconsin-Madison Art Department, School of Education). Angus background is in fiber media and textile design while Hitchcock is engaged in the mediums of serigraphy and relief printing. From these different places in the art world Angus and Hitchcock share an interest in work that is motivated by socio-political themes such as identity, cross cultural interaction and connections between social class and disease. It is our intention that A Cancer examines life in America in the 21st century.