Circassians

Letterpress Printing ~ Book Design

A letterpress printed book about the immigration of the Circassians, an ethnic group native to the land northeast of the Black Sea, who had to leave their homes as a result of war and ethnic cleansing. The Circassians ended up scattered in various locations. The form and design of the book is inspired by personal connections to the Circassians and their journey across the Black Sea. Hand set, letterpress printed, hand bound. 4 x 4 in.