Lisa Elmaleh is a photographer whose work has appeared in The New York Times and Harper's Magazine. She plans to return to the border in the fall to photograph again.

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Frontera: Where the limits of a wall and the promise of the unknown intersect

Upon seeing Lisa Elmaleh's camera, the Catholic sisters and volunteers at migrant shelters whom Elmaleh met along the U.S.-Mexico border "understand they're being documented in a historic way."