Voice Of America Video Feature: Photographer Chronicles Muslim World

Posted on July 16, 2009 by Alexandra Avakian

National Geographic Magazine photographer Alexandra Avakian has spent nearly two decades chronicling the Muslim world for western publications. Now the award-winning photojournalist has put her best work into a new book: "Windows of the Soul: My Journeys in the Muslim World." VOA's Julie Taboh spoke with this veteran journalist about her experience and her new book.

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