A Flower in the Mouth is a book by award-winning photographer Jason Gardner, showing the culture, music and rituals of the authentic, folkloric Carnaval festival in Pernambuco, Brazil. The 128pp book contains color and black & white images and interviews of the people shaping this dynamic culture, as well as writing from Jason’s experiences.
For more information and to purchase the book, go to http://www.jasongardner.net/shop/afitm
The book also features a 9 track audio compilation, a download with music from the region.
Image gallery here: http://www.jasongardner.net/afitm