Peggy Kelsey
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Book Review: Gathering Strength: Conversations with Afghan women

Started Dec 12, 2012 0 Replies

Gathering Strength: Conversations with Afghan Women by Peggy Kelsey (Pomegranate Grove Press, 10/1/12) paperback, 367 pages with 111 b&w portraits, index, glossaries, and bibliography,…Continue

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Please feel free to provide a short bio about yourself or the work of your organization (no more than 3 paragraphs)
In 2003 I began the Afghan Women's Project by traveling to Afghanistan to photograph and interview women and then speaking, mostly in universities about what i found. I made a subsequent trip in the spring of '10. My mission is to help people see the world, and specifically Afghanistan and Afghan women, in a deeper, more complex way that leads to building bridges across cultures.
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Free-lance photographer, director of Afghan Women's Project
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Development, Education, Gender, Humanitarian Relief, Social Entreprenuership
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issues affecting women
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Gathering Strength: Conversations with Afghan Women Due out October, 2012

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At 12:28am on December 5, 2011, Anwar-ul-Haque Fakhar said…

Very happy to visit your profile in Peace Network

At 8:36pm on October 10, 2010, Sohail Mahmood said…
hello peggy
how are u doing?
nice meeting u here

all the best

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