“‘I like just being near them. And I think that’s the thing about books: just physically being near books that you love is a very centering thing. The other week I was kind of stressed and confused, so I picked up Angels in America and read my favorite scenes from it. It made me instantly feel better, and I think that’s what books do.’”
Images by Lucie Plasse
Inspired by Italian fashion photographer Mario Testino's very own "Towel Series", Lucie Plasse '20 spent her spring semester taking black & white portraits of some of her fellow Wesleyan students - replacing actors, actresses and models with her college friends
"Everyone knows an asshole. The asshole is the ever-present drunk teen clawing at your car window, or the grumpy and neglectful dad who spends all of his Sundays glued to his TV set, stocking all the chips.