Coal Face Washington Book

£15.00

Using visual tintype portraiture, Sunderland photographer Andy Martin and biographies and verbatim poems created by Dr Louise Powell capture the last generation of Washington Miners’ memories and sense of belonging in a changing coalfield community in the ‘Coal Face’ project, which saw a series of outputs, which are curated within this book. 

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Using visual tintype portraiture, Sunderland photographer Andy Martin and biographies and verbatim poems created by Dr Louise Powell capture the last generation of Washington Miners’ memories and sense of belonging in a changing coalfield community in the ‘Coal Face’ project, which saw a series of outputs, which are curated within this book. 

Funded by Redhills, The Cultural Spring and University College London (UCL), this book accompanied the exhibition, which was open to the public at Washington F Pit for the whole of September. 2023.