Terrain by Jackie Nickerson

Publisher: TF Editores

Year: 2013

Format: Hardcover

Edition: First

Condition: New

 

Terrain is a book of portrait and landscape photographs descriptive of the materiality of labour on a variety of Southern and East African farms. The latest instalment in Nickerson’s long-term enquiry into farm labour, Terrain is neither an impartial nor all-encompassing document of working life in sub-Saharan Africa’s largest employment sector, even if the photographs are underpinned by Nickerson’s acute awareness of these environments as politicised spaces. Hers is a less tightly bounded project, one in which the dominant tactics are play, obliquity and quiet refusal. More purposefully, Terrain is a book that roams, geographically, but also imaginatively.

Tags: Africa, Colour, Jackie Nickerson, Photography

£29.90

  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson
  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson
  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson
  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson
  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson
  • Terrain by Jackie Nickerson