A Desperate Choice

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New spot illustration for an article about a woman who was forced to leave her two young children in the car for over an hour so that she could attend a job interview. The woman had been unemployed/underemployed for many years and when she couldn’t find child care, she had to make a choice.

The Fetish of Staring at Iran’s Women

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This piece was for a challenging article titled “The Fetish of Staring at Iran’s Women.” The author is an Iranian woman who cautions against using the bodies of Iran’s women as a yard stick for the state of the country. Throughout news media, images of women fully covered, in a simple head scarf, or dressed similarly to their Western peers are used as a symbol of the country and a symbol of the freedom of its people.