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Santa Fabio | Caffè & Cultura
May 19 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Please join us for a special Caffè & Cultura with Santa Fabio.
Sunday, May 19 @ 4:30pm
Santa Fabio is a professional photographer in the Detroit area who specializes in people and journalistic projects for corporations and magazines. A second generation Italian, Ms. Fabio will share the love and passion she has for the people and family she has met and photographed in a small Sicilian village.
“I am very passionate about this project for it has helped me grow as a photographer and as a person. It connected me to a world I knew nothing about. I may not be able to attend birthday parties or holiday get-togethers with my family, but at least I have the images I’ve taken to remind me of them.
When I set foot in Mandanici, I become part of the town. The photographs I have taken, and will continue to take as long as I am able, will be the living legacy of the village that nurtured and raised my family.
The book “Il Paese Del Mio Cuore” (“The Town That Stole My Heart”) is a project that has been over thirty years in the making. It is the legacy I want to leave them, for without them I wouldn’t be the person I am today.”
Santa will be talking about her 40+ years in the business and will be displaying a small part of her library of black and white images from this project.
Reservation is required. R.s.v.p. by May 17, 2019