Stock Image

In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3-11

Morse, Anne Nishimura, Havinga, Anne, Hayashi, Michio, Ivy, Marilyn

4 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0878468277 / ISBN 13: 9780878468270
Published by MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
New Condition: New Hardcover
From Kennys Bookstore (Olney, MD, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 09 October 2009

Quantity Available: 2

Buy New
List Price: 60.00
Price: 34.61 Convert Currency
Shipping: 0 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

The catastrophic events of March 11, 2011 the earthquake, tsunami, and ensuing nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant have been called the triple disaster in Japan.This book presents the unfolding process of how photography can address destruction, social change and memory, through images that express emotions beyond words. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JMG; AJC; RNR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 326 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1458. . 2015. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780878468270

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond ...

Publisher: MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

About this title


The catastrophic events of March 11, 2011―the earthquake, tsunami and ensuing nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant―have been called "the triple disaster" in Japan. Among the first artists to respond to these experiences were photographers. Some attempted to document the devastation, while others ruminated on the meaning and use of photography in the wake of tragedy. As the immediate effects of the earthquake and tsunami gave way to nuclear disaster, artists began to respond to the challenges of depicting an invisible threat that calls up the collective memory of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Artists include Takashi Arai, Nobuyoshi Araki, Ishu Han, Naoya Hatakeyama, Takashi Homma, Kikuji Kawada, Rinko Kawauchi, Keizo Kitajima, Kozo Miyoshi, Masato Seto, Lieko Shiga, Shimpei Takada, Masaru Tatsuki, Daisuke Yokota and Tomoko Yoneda.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

We carry a comprehensive range of out of print and rare books.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. For any queries please use the contact seller link or send an email to,

Conor Kenny

Shipping Terms:

All books securely packaged. Some books ship from Ireland.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express