TITLE

MY FACE -- MY STORY

AUTHOR(S)
Pallotta, Lina
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Transformations: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship & Pedagogy;Spring2006, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the author's experience in covering personal stories of Islamic women connected to Women for Afghan Women organization after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. The author photographs Islamic women out of a desire and necessity to understand her subjects beyond the rhetoric and prejudices attached to the representations offered by mainstream media.
ACCESSION #
21471979

 

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