An essay on spirit, matter and belonging in the works of Ana Mendieta.

Embers was published in Ana Mendieta: Traces, ed. Stephanie Rosenthal, Hayward Publishing, 2013.

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Embers Ana Mendieta, Rites and Symbols of Initiation, c.1978. Book burnt with hand print. © The Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC. Courtesy of Galerie Lelong, New York.