Required Reading

Apr 8, 2013 3:59PM

Two different photographers have created similar series that explore the personal impact of war on Western soldiers. Top: Photographer Lalage Snow captured the faces of British soldiers in Afghanistan before, during, and after their war experiences in her series We Are the Not Dead (start date unknown). (via ModernMet); Bottom: Photographer Claire Felicie did a very similar series, Marked (2009–), with US marines in Afghanistan. (via ModernMet). Do the photos reveal anything? Are we reading into them?


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