Julio Etchart

6th March 2020

Frank Watson’s guest this week is Julio Etchart. Julio is an internationally recognised documentary photographer who has worked with UNICEF, War on Want and The British Council amongst others. His projects include working on the legacy of 500 years of colonialism in the Americas (The Forbidden Rainbow) and extensive work about the environment (The Four Elements).
He will be talking about his latest photographic project ‘Imagining Orwell’ that traces the time Orwell spent in Burma as an imperial police officer and his role as a volunteer soldier in theSpanish Civil War. Both experience leading to books (Burmese Days and Homage to Catalonia). www.julioetchart.com