Rewriting [or Refucking] History

2015

Dimensions: 14” x 20“

Medium: Mixed

photograph: Jan Schlegel

 

Conceived prior to exposure of and research on children soldiers. This piece discusses African culture and identity altering and deteriorating, once captured by guerrilla war activists. The image originates from a film photograph by Jan Schlegel. Girl pictured is Nale who lives in Ethiopia in a village along the Omo River. She is the daughter of an elder

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