Lieko Shiga on Kitakama village and the 2011 tsunami

Lieko Shiga explains why she began photographing Kitakama, a small coastal town in Japan that was destroyed by the tsunami of March 11, 2011. She describes how her series Rasen kaigan (Spiral Shore) (2008–12) conveys the spirit and history of the community.
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