Art and Photography by Soniya Amrit Patel
Nine Years, Nine Months and Nine Days Later
VISIONARY WOMEN WRITING HISTORY - MUJERES HACIENDO HISTORIA
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This piece bears witness to the ceremonial and official initiation and conversion of young African youths into men in the traditional Societies in West Africa, through intricate rites and rituals culminating in circumcision. Oil pastel.
92cm H x 65cm W