Lost in Translation

Colin Cavers (Photographer)

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Lost in Translation is a postcolonial investigation of Caver’s colonial past
by re-visiting his portrait of tea pluckers project (Assam: the Language of Tea) in the context of the archive’s of Tea Planters’ families from North East India. In doing so, Cavers examines the synergies, antimonies and points of rupture between the personal of the colonial and the vision of the postcolonial.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDhaka, Bangladesh
PublisherChobi Mela IX
Size853cm x 213cm
Publication statusPublished - 3 Feb 2017
EventPost Colonial Studio - Dhaka, Bangladesh
Duration: 3 Feb 201718 Feb 2017


  • Post-Colonial, Photography, Documnetary, Archive, India, Tea

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