November 14, 2021
Roger Ballen and Gabriele Tinti
book of the week
THE EARTH WILL COME TO LAUGH AND FEAST
On Friday 19th November 2021 at 6.30 pm, on the occasion of the book publication “The Earth Will Come to Laugh and Feast” published by powerHouse Books, a talk will be held at the Fondazione Sozzani bookshop, with Roger Ballen and Gabriele Tinti.
“The Earth Will Come to Laugh and Feast” is a poetic journey through a carefully curated selection of Roger Ballen’s photographs and Gabriele Tinti original texts written in the form of elegies, prayers, and laments.
Why do you write poetry? To defend myself against the power of death. Gabriele Tinti said.
Why do you take photographs? To better understand who the person called Roger Ballen is…
Roger Ballen wrote.