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Michael Katakis- First Edition 2011

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Photographs & Words- Katakis/Hardin- British Library Publication

This book is the collaboration between the highly regarded photo journalist, Michael Katakis, and his wife Kris Hardin, also well respected in her field of anthropology. Their initial project was the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC, photographing and interviewing veterans and civilians alike, the result of which was a moving portrait of America s strengths, sacrifices and errors during a profoundly divisive time in the nation's history. A different and disturbing portrait of the country emerges in Troubled Land: Twelve Days Across America where Michael Katakis sought to have a dialogue with ordinary people right after September 11 2001. In between these projects were two periods of fieldwork in Sierra Leone documenting the people of a village before their bloody civil war began. His fine photographs were given an added, unintended significance by the awful events that followed.

This copy is in immaculate condition throughout. It is packed with mostly black-and-white photographs, along with a few in colour, as well as journal entries documenting the collaboration. There is also an introduction by Michael Palin.

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Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0712309144
ISBN-13:
9780712309141
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
British Library

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Photographs & Words- Katakis/Hardin- British Library Publication

This book is the collaboration between the highly regarded photo journalist, Michael Katakis, and his wife Kris Hardin, also well respected in her field of anthropology. Their initial project was the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC, photographing and interviewing veterans and civilians alike, the result of which was a moving portrait of America s strengths, sacrifices and errors during a profoundly divisive time in the nation's history. A different and disturbing portrait of the country emerges in Troubled Land: Twelve Days Across America where Michael Katakis sought to have a dialogue with ordinary people right after September 11 2001. In between these projects were two periods of fieldwork in Sierra Leone documenting the people of a village before their bloody civil war began. His fine photographs were given an added, unintended significance by the awful events that followed.

This copy is in immaculate condition throughout. It is packed with mostly black-and-white photographs, along with a few in colour, as well as journal entries documenting the collaboration. There is also an introduction by Michael Palin.

Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0712309144
ISBN-13:
9780712309141
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
British Library

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