"PASSION JUSTICE FREEDOM. PHOTOGRAPHS OF SICILY" par Letizia BATTAGLIA. Editions Aperture Foundation Inc., NewYork. 1999.
PASSION JUSTICE FREEDOM. PHOTOGRAPHS OF SICILY
"PASSION JUSTICE FREEDOM. PHOTOGRAPHS OF SICILY" par Letizia BATTAGLIA. Editions Aperture Foundation Inc., NewYork. 1999. in-4, couverture toilée noire sous jaquette photo (état d'usage). 152 pages. Textes en anglais de : Alexander Stille, Renate Siebert, Roberto Scarpinato, Leoluca Orlando, Simona Mafai, Melissa Harris & Angela Casiglia Battaglia, illustré de 106 reproductions photographiques noir & blanc, pleine page pour la plupart dont de nombreuses en double page, par Letizia Battaglia.
"Letizia Battaglia's story, her vision of Sicily, and her fight for justice against the mafia as revealed in this biographical monograph are as stunning as they are heroic. This W. Eugene Smith Award-winning photographer demonstrates photography's power to serve as both a weapon and a voice for the silent majority. After years of risking her own life to fight for the life of the trouble city of Palermo - as a photographer, publisher, deputy council-woman, ecological activist, defender of women's rights, defender of human rights - Battaglia continues the battle with the passion, intelligence, and unique perspective for which she is known. Yet her battle is not motivated by hatred, but rather by compassion and a profound sense of justice..."