TITLE

Afghans Learn How to Tell Visual Stories

AUTHOR(S)
Beard, Travis
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2007, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Aïna Photo, the first Afghan photojournalism school and agency based in Kabul, Afghanistan. The agency offers the opportunity to the Afghan community to tell their stories and share moments from their daily lives after 24 years of conflict and political instability. It was founded by Manoocher Deghati, an international photojournalist whose images have appeared in "Time" magazine and Agence France-Presse. The non-governmental organization, Aïna Cultural and Media Centre, supported Aïna Photo.
ACCESSION #
24770608

 

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