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Sohrab Hura
‘Be careful’, my father had written to me, ‘It’s supposed to be unsafe out there’, words interspersed with photographs from the cargo ship that he was working on as he made his way up the Mississippi river to the port right outside New Orleans. The immigration rules did not allow him to step on American soil and he had no choice but to remain on his ship. His short-lived glimpse of the country had remained only within those raised embankments on either side of the river. The America that lay on the other side was something he could only make sense of through a trickle of news and opinions that...

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USA. 2016. Cairo, Illinois.
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USA. 2016. Looking for Jesus. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Birdsongs. Cairo, Illinois.
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USA. 2016. Door. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Video Tapes. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. New Orleans. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Prom night. Greenville, Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Somewhere between Louisiana and Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Wound. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Bead Tree. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Evening. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Helena-West Helena, Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. Bubba’s Blues Corner. Helena-West Helena, Arkansas....
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USA. 2016. Last evening in Helena. Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. Sky. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. After the floods. Helena-West Helena, Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. Funeral service. Helena-West Helena, Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. Bird House. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Bath. New Orleans.
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USA. 2016. Pam ‘Oprah of the South’ Chatman, the first female...
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USA. 2016. Satellite Television. Cairo, Illinois.
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USA. 2016. Driveway. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Erstwhile Plantation House. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Cairo, Illinois.
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USA. 2016. Road Crossing. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. First Love. Helena Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. Letters. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Sunday Mass. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Broken Birdhouse. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Fences. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. The Wait. Greenville, Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. The living room on Highway 23. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. An evening after work. Mississippi.
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USA. 2016. Menu, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Sunday. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. ‘How can we forget this?’ – Rick. New Orleans, Louisiana....
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USA. 2016. After Party. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Ducks. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Fishing in Helena. Arkansas.
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USA. 2016. New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Crossroad, New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Backyard. Louisiana.
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USA. 2016. Highway 23, outside New Orleans. Louisiana.
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