You can buy DIFFERENT ROOTS, COMMON DREAMS:

To Purchase “DIFFERENT ROOTS, COMMON DREAMS”
Photographer Becky Field has documented the vitality and diversity of New Hampshire’s newest Americans – families at home, children at play, workplaces, weddings, funerals, and sacred ceremonies.  The book includes an Introduction by NH Governor Maggie Hassan, a Foreword by world-renowned photographer John Isaac, and stories by NH refugees about the joys and challenges of resettlement. The book was released in Fall 2015 and reprinted in 2019. It has won two national awards!

To order the book online, click on the photograph above. You will be directed to the website for Pathway Book Service where you can purchase the book with a credit cardAll net proceeds go to refugee support groups!

The book is 9″ x 10″, hardcover, with book jacket, 128 pages, and 133 full-color images. The price is $35.

Contact Becky with any questions:  FieldWorkPhotos@gmail.com.

To Purchase: “FINDING HOME”

FINDING HOME is a celebration of people from other countries who have resettled in New Hampshire. Since 2012, photographer Becky Field has documented the lives of immigrants. Now, in addition to their portraits, she has transcribed the memories of 40 immigrants who tell of life in their home country and the journey to resettle in the Granite State. Some came to escape violence; some came for love; some came for education. Some are teenagers with a lot of life ahead of them; some are elders with long memories. The stories show the resilience and determination of people to find safety, education, work, and freedom. The photographs show the beauty and vitality of cultural diversity that contributes to all our communities.

To order the book online, click on the photograph above. You will be directed to the website for Pathway Book Service where you can purchase the book with a credit cardAll net proceeds go to refugee support groups!

The book is 10″ x 11″, softcover, 45+ full-color images. The price is $30.

Contact Becky with any questions:  FieldWorkPhotos@gmail.com.

DIFFERENT ROOTS, COMMON DREAMS

New Hampshire’s Cultural Diversity

Becky Field, Photographer
Introduction:  NH Governor Maggie Hassan
Foreword:   John Isaac, Former Chief, Photo Unit, United Nations
Journey Stories:   New Hampshire Immigrants
New Hampshire is 92% “white,” yet this book of photographs showcases the state’s vibrant cultural and ethnic diversity. For three years, photographer Becky Field has documented the lives of New Hampshire’s immigrants and refugees: families at home, children at play, workplaces, weddings, funerals, sacred ceremonies, and traditional celebrations. Through her photographs and stories by immigrants, this book tells of the journeys and celebrates the beauty and resilience of new Hampshire’s new Americans.
The compelling body of work…speaks to photography’s power to reveal the complexity and drama of the human condition.
Gary Samson, Chair, Photography Department, NH Institute of Art
This picture book tells stories and celebrates the beauty of the cultural diversity of newcomers in the state.
Amadou Hamady Sy, Director, International Institute of New England, Manchester, NH
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