Leila Alaoui, Photographer Wounded in Burkina…

Described as one of the most promising photographers of her generation, Leila Alaoui, a French-Moroccan photographer whose hauntingly beautiful photographs explored themes of migration, cultural identity and displacement… “She was fighting to give life to those forgotten by society, to homeless people, to migrants, deploying one weapon: photography”

Leila Alaoui, Photographer Wounded in Burkina…

Leila Alaoui had been on assignment in Burkina Faso for Amnesty International for less than a week, working on a series of photographs focused on women’s rights

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