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The Notion Of Family

Artist: LaToya Ruby Frazier

Publisher: Aperture

The Notion of Family est le premier livre de LaToya Ruby Frazier. Cet ouvrage édité par Aperture offre une exploration des conséquences du racisme et du déclin économique dans les petites villes américaines, telle que Braddock, la ville natale de l'artiste. Par son travail, LaToya Ruby Frazier, considère l'impact de ce déclin sur sa communauté et sa famille, en créant une œuvre toute autant personnelle que politique.

En s'appuyant sur l'histoire et le vécu de trois générations - celle de sa grand mère, de sa mère, et la sienne - l'artiste élargit ses questionnements sur l'appartenance et la responsabilité civique. The Notion of Family documente ses propres luttes et interactions avec sa famille et les attentes de sa communauté, tout en incluant la documentation de la disparition du seul hôpital de Braddock, renforçant dès lors l'idée que l'histoire est un espace fréquemment écrit par les corps tout autant que par les paysages.

Publication date:2024
Number of pages: 156 pages
Weight: 1000 g.
Dimensions: 24 × 27.5
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