Alicia Afshar

Alicia Afshar is a visual journalist who explores issues in gender and identity. She documents cultural differences in the way people are treated around the world by pushing the boundaries of acceptance.

Stories By Alicia Afshar


A Mother’s Desperate Plea to End a Brutal Family Pattern

A four-year-old daughter watches helplessly as her mother is beaten. Years later, when the daughter falls into the same vicious vortex, the mother vows not to sit by silently.