A New Translation

July 9, 2014

By Conor Risch

© CrIstIna De Middel

To create Party, Cristina De Middel altered the text from Mao’s “Little Red Book.” She then used her photographs from China to illustrate the texts.

After the release of her most recent book, Spanish photographer Cristina De Middel thinks it’s highly unlikely that she’ll be allowed back into China. The last time she was there, in 2013, her visa was restricted, and immigration officials made her pay double for it. And when her publishers, RM Verlag and The Archive of Modern Conflict, tried to print...

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