Journey to Empowerment: Women After the Taliban


A book created in collaboration with Afghan Zareen Taj that tells the stories of many of the women and families that Zareen interviewed on her research trip to Afghanistan. This book does not display the women as merely victims of the oppression they endured, but as resilient survivors actively shaping their lives, communities, and country’s future. This acts as a timely message- about this vulnerable moment as they are still in need of support from the international community. Continue reading

Oppression of Hazara in Afghanistan

Zareen Interview

I started collaborating with Zareen Taj in 2007, to complete a short documentary to accompany her written thesis “Hazara Women Identities and Oppression”. She had collected over 700 photographs, 30 hrs of video footage, and countless hours of audio interviews Continue reading