Johis Alarcón

Photographer
  
Location: Ecuador
Nationality: Ecuadorian
Biography: Johanna Alarcón (1992) is a freelance photojournalist and visual storyteller based in Ecuador. Johanna´s work is focused on social justice, human rights, and gender related issues. She is a National Geographic Explorer and member of... read on
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on AJ+ en Español: ¿Crees que las comunidades afro tienen suficiente reconocimiento en América Latina?
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Aug 9, 2019
@johis.alarcon es una fotógrafa que explora cómo se representan y cuál es la espiritualidad afro en Ecuador. Su proyecto, Cimarrona, “visibiliza a las mujeres negras como protagonistas históricas de la liberación”. Con sus fotos busca saber cómo las descendientes de mujeres que fueron esclavizadas han mantenido su identidad a través de la espiritualidad. ¿Crees que las comunidades afro tienen suficiente reconocimiento en América Latina?

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