Dinner Time!

Publication Year:
2013
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Repository URL:
http://digitalcommons.hope.edu/altered_book/46
Author(s):
Mejia, Karen R.
Tags:
altered books; Art and Design; Arts and Humanities; Book and Paper
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Artists' Statement: Dinner Time! Is a representation of a dining room. In this modern society, everybody is in a rush to get somewhere. It is getting harder and harder to get quality time with the family. Dinner time seems to be the only time during the day when family can be together. A moment when family eats, loves, and pray [sic]. The dinner table is or should be a sacred place, and I wanted to show this through my work. The original book was the [sic] called Eat Pray Love, by Elizabeth Gilbert, and while sharing my ideas with my classmates I decided that dinner time was the best setting for these themes while incorporating elements of the actual story at the same time.'