Vaterland
Jörg Colberg

Vaterland
Jörg Colberg
Kerber Verlag
English/ German/ Polish

 

Softcover
96 Pages
168 x 240 mm
2020
ISBN 9783735607096

 

75 years after the end of the Second World War, representatives of a right-wing nationalist party are again sitting in German parliaments. How did this happen? And what does this mean for a country that has still not adequately dealt with parts of its own past, including in particular the immense suffering it inflicted on its neighbour Poland? With Vaterland , Jörg Colberg (b.1968), who has lived in the USA for almost two decades, tries to understand what is going on in his old homeland and to what extent, through his biography, he is still part of the whole.

 

About the Artist
Jörg Colberg (b. 15 February 1968) is a German writer, educator and photographer, living in the USA. He is the founder and editor of Conscientious, a blog dedicated to contemporary fine-art photography. He worked as a research scientist in astronomy and has been a professor of photography at the Hartford Art School.

 

About the Publisher
Kerber Verlag is an independent, international art book publisher based in Bielefeld and Berlin. We have been publishing sophisticated, high-quality and individual publications on contemporary and modern art as well as photography and cultural history since 1985.

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