Indian photographer captures stark life in the southern US on Magnum Photos road trip along the Mississippi

//Indian photographer captures stark life in the southern US on Magnum Photos road trip along the Mississippi

Indian photographer captures stark life in the southern US on Magnum Photos road trip along the Mississippi

When internationally acclaimed Indian photographer Sohrab Hura was invited to join a photographic road trip in the southern United States in 2016, he remembered a text message his father had sent him: “When you get the chance, tell me what’s beyond the levee.”Hura’s father had sent him the message from a cargo ship steaming up the mighty Mississippi River, from Pilottown in the far south of Louisiana about 115 kilometres north to Belle Chasse in New Orleans.Working as a merchant navy officer,…

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Indian photographer captures stark life in the southern US on Magnum Photos road trip along the Mississippi

When internationally acclaimed Indian photographer Sohrab Hura was invited to join a photographic road trip in the southern United States in 2016, he remembered a text message his father had sent him: “When you get the chance, tell me what’s beyond the levee.”Hura’s father had sent him the message from a cargo ship steaming up the mighty Mississippi River, from Pilottown in the far south of Louisiana about 115 kilometres north to Belle Chasse in New Orleans.Working as a merchant navy officer,…

Article by [author-name] (c) South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2020-01-14T21:00:07+00:00 January 14th, 2020|Entertainment|Comments Off on Indian photographer captures stark life in the southern US on Magnum Photos road trip along the Mississippi