Images of Hope and Courage Across CanadaBook - 2011
A collection of hundreds of stunning photos and moving stories that let cancer survivors speak Viewed by nearly 350,000 people across Canada, the "Cancer Connections" photo exhibition provided an intimate look at the faces of cancer. Created by the photographers collective, PhotoSensitive, in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society, the exhibit was designed to heighten an awareness of cancer risks. Now, in book form, that illuminating, well-traveled exhibit has been transformed into a moving personal document, told by cancer survivors themselves in every photo and life-affirming story that make up this volume. * Includes powerful interviews, essays, and 1,000 black-and-white images * Includes media/celebrity subjects and the work of photographers associated with the Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, National Post, Globe and Mail, and the CBC Cancer Connections not only documents the effects of cancer, it is a moving survivors tale that will offer those afflicted and their families uncommon examples of everyday courage and hope.
Publisher: Toronto : John Wiley & Sons Canada, c2011
Branch Call Number: 779.9616994 PHO 2011 22
Characteristics: 191 p. : chiefly ill