Mojo

Mojo – from the African Kikongo word Mooyo meaning spiritual spark, force, or soul.



A Pagan spirituality roams loose in these pages. It's a notoriously complicated and even personal force, this mojo. In fact it seems to me as I search Keith Carter's photographs and let them move in on my spirit, that the meaning of this strange word, so playful and mysterious on the tongue, must gather gradually out of the images themselves.



Rosellen Brown

Hands
Hands

1991

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Hand on Head
Hand on Head

1991

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Raymond
Raymond

1991

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Boy with Bee
Boy with Bee

1989

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Goose Head
Goose Head

1992

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Starball
Starball

1990

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Atlas Moth
Atlas Moth

1990

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Dog Ghost
Dog Ghost

1991

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Owl's Nest
Owl's Nest

1990

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Oak Tree
Oak Tree

1991

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Mud Lovers
Mud Lovers

1990

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Garlic
Garlic

1991

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Brush Arbor Children
Brush Arbor Children

1989

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Easter Sunrise
Easter Sunrise

1990

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Bent Man
Bent Man

1991

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Wedding Ring
Wedding Ring

1981

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