CULEBRA by Thom Igwe-Walker
170mm x 190mm, 12 pages, black and white letterpress printing on newsprint, saddle stitched, edition of 20, 2018
Culebra is a booklet about the construction of the Panama Canal. The text and image have been created using traditional letterpress.
‘Waking up covered in a film of hot sweat
The man swats at his neck
Missing one of the mosquitoes that fizz in the damp night air
Hours later dawn arrives
The same time as every day’