My static image is based on the text of “trash” written by Andy Mulligan. A summary of the text is; One day, somewhere in a third world country two dumpsite boys named Raphael and Gardo are searching through a pile of trash looking for basic everyday life necessities. Suddenly they come across a bag which triggers a life-altering chain of events. An elaborate and mysterious journey begins as the boys follow the note inside the bag, which exposes the governments political corruption. There is multiple plot twist all throughout the text as the boys unravel the mystery and shine some light upon the truth. The book “trash” is told through various narrators, each with a unique voice.
The three main themes (messages) that arose in the text were;