TITLE

Afghanistan: Pictures Not Taken

AUTHOR(S)
BEARD, TRAVIS
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2009, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author presents a first person narrative of his work as a photojournalist reporting on the Afghan War. Policies of U.S. and other North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) armed forces which are designed to limit photography of the war are described, as well as actions by the government of Afghanistan to limit photography altogether. It is noted that photography was outlawed by the former Taliban government of the country.
ACCESSION #
37792632

 

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