Small children's bodies are wrapped in thin blood-red and neon yellow fabrics that adhere and reveal every last detail. The bodies still echo life-threatening play, but the way the faces are covered warns the state of death. The evergreen grass where the children lie is so lush and wet that the moisture is felt by the sight alone. The beauty and tactility of this photo story about ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Myanmar (Burma) is as disturbing as they are throughout.
Visual brilliance in raw depiction of bestiality and distress is difficult. The seductive qualities in the images are so overwhelming that they sometimes distanced the spectator from the acute situation the Rohingya find themselves in. Homo. . .
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