Alien Anthropology

The Emptiness Between Us

These are the empty spaces and hollow places that we now find, not merely between each other but also within (and as) our own selves. It takes at times a catastrophic disassembly of that intimate experience of living and of each other for us to be able to finally perceive the truth within which we have always already found ourselves immersed: we are one people, we are one life and all difference and socioeconomic distance has only ever been a cruel and heartless fantasy. We are all in this together.

Photograph: Santiago Arau

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