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Gaijin Omoide Poroporo Hikari

Artist: David Favrod

Author: David Favrod

Publisher: Kodoji Press

Né au Japon d'un père suisse et d'une mère Japonaise, David Favrod vit son enfance en suisse principalement aux côtés de sa mère qui lui transmet ses principes et sa culture. Cet héritage le pousse à demander la double nationalité à l'âge de 18 ans. Gaijin qui signifie étranger en japonais est le résultat du rejet de cette demande. Récit fictionnel de la quête identitaire du photographe, l'ouvrage s'inspire des souvenirs de voyage ainsi que d'une multitude de récits tels que ceux contés par sa mère, ceux de la culture populaire et traditionnelle japonaise et les récits de guerres transmis par ses grands-parents.

Edité par Kodoji Press, l'ouvrage présente un univers onirique, témoin d'un récit émouvant.

Publication date:2022
Number of pages: 344 pages
Weight: 815 g.
Dimensions: 21 × 23.5 cm
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