Occupants: photographs and writings

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For the past 25 years, Henry Rollins has photographed the most desolate and inhospitable corners of the Earth and his powerful vision have been harnessed in this photographic essay. Though he is known for the raw power of his expression, Rollins has shown that the greatest statements can be made with the simplest of acts: to bear witness; to be present. This collection is an invitation to do the same. The book pairs Rollins visceral photographs taken in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burma, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Nepal, North Korea, Northern Ireland, Saudi Arabia, Siberia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam with writings that provide context and political commentary and thereby magnify the impact of the images. This is a visual testimony of anger, suffering, resilience in the face of tragedy, and the quiet, stronger forces of healing, solidarity, faith, and joy.
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Grouping Title occupants photographs and writings
Grouping Author rollins henry
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subject_facet Documentary photography, Electronic books, PHOTOGRAPHY / Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions / General, PHOTOGRAPHY / Individual Photographers / Monographs, PHOTOGRAPHY / Photoessays & Documentaries, PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Regional (see also TRAVEL / Pictorials), Photography / Subjects & Themes / Portraits, Photography, Artistic, Poor in art, Suffering in art, Travel photography
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