Item description for Teresa Margolles: 127 Cuerpos by Teresa Margolles, Heriberto Yepez, Nike Batzner & Patrizia Dander...
The Mexican artist Teresa Margolles presents delicate remnants of threads that were used to sew up bodies after their autopsies. Each of 127 threads represents a particular person who died a violent death. The work explores the role of memory, the past and social, political and economic issues.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 9.25" Height: 6.75" Weight: 1.58 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2007
Publisher Walther Konig
ISBN 3925974660 ISBN13 9783925974663
Availability 0 units.
More About Teresa Margolles, Heriberto Yepez, Nike Batzner & Patrizia Dander
Writer and provocateur Heriberto Yepez, called one of the best writers and chroniclers of contemporary Mexico and one of the two most important literary minds writing in Mexico right now--as well as many other things (some unprintable)--lives between Tijuana and Oakland. He publishes poetry, fiction and criticism in Spanish and English.