Temple of Confessions – Mexican Beasts and Living Santos

Notes

The book includes an audio CD (see REF. D1966), a confessional mail-in post-card, and a temporary tattoo. Texts by Ruben Martinez, Roger Bartra, Ana Castillo, Juan Felipe Herrera, Ed Morales, Guillermo Gomez-Pena, Roberto Sifuentes, and others.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Artist / Author Guillermo Gómez-Peña and Roberto Sifuentes
Publisher powerHouse Books
ISBN 9781576870044
Reference P2002
Date 1997
Type Publication

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