Jun 16, 2009 | No Comments
I'm down to my last day here in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and have seen all that I can this trip. As promised, here is the low down on my experiences with the camps I visited and an update on my life with the Dizayee tribe.Continue reading Kurdish Refugee & IDP Camps (Part I).
Jun 11, 2009 | 4 Comments
Just a quick update, the trip is going well (minus watching a six year old smoke a cigarette) and I've had amazing luck regarding access to the camps. Read on to find out about the friends and connections that I have made on this trip. I should be posting an account of the camps next week along with some video. I'll keep you posted!Continue reading My postmodern entrance into a premodern reality.
Jun 5, 2009 | 4 Comments
Just in case anyone was thinking of vacationing in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq this year, I thought I'd lay out the way to get there... I got into the Grdachal camp yesterday as well. Twenty-two families living in an old school house in very bad conditions. I'll have some pictures up soon.Continue reading How to get into the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
Jun 1, 2009 | 1 Comment
Things are going great over here so far! Got my residency visa and work permit in record time and I already have a meeting with a mayor tomorrow to get access to a refugee camp. Hopefully, I will get to photograph in one tomorrow!Continue reading A Culture Displaced.
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