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By Yasmin Gunaratnam,Jean Mohr

‘John Berger has made the realm a greater position to stay in. those essays let us know how he succeeded in that task.’
Arundhati Roy

In this selection of essays at the paintings of, and conversations with, John Berger, thirty-seven of his associates, inventive collaborators and fans come jointly to shape the 1st actually foreign and cross-cultural occasion of his interventions.

Berger has for many years, via his poetic humanism, introduced jointly geographically, traditionally and socially disparate matters. His paintings keeps to throw out lifelines throughout genres, instances and kinds of expertise, starting up radical questions on the which means of belonging and of group. based on this spirit and in get together of Berger, the fast essays in A Jar of untamed flora challenge us all to take the courageous step from restricted sympathy to prolonged generosity.

With contributions from Ali Smith, Julie Christie, Sally Potter, Ram Rahman, Jean Mohr, Nick Thorpe, Hsiao-Hung Pai and lots of others.

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