Elena Dorfman: Syria's Lost Generation

Iris Nights Lecture Series
PAST EVENT: Thu, May 19, 2016

Elena Dorfman shares images and stories from her year of photographing the lost generation of Syrians throughout the Middle East, who had fled war and persecution at home.


Elena Dorfman
Elena Dorfman

In 2013 and 2014, Elena Dorfman was asked by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to photograph Syrians throughout the Middle East who had fled war and persecution at home. Making portraits and audio recordings throughout Lebanon, Turkey, Kurdistan, Jordan, and Egypt, Dorfman, primarily a fine art photographer whose work has exposed…

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