Loving the F

Episode 8 - Loving the F with Fazilat Soukhakian - Forbidden photographer

Episode Summary

Iranian born photographer, Fazilat Soukhakian knows the "forbidden" intimately and takes it head-on. In this conversation, she speaks plainly about growing up in a country that would view her ideology and her work as criminal. Fazilat's work casts a spotlight on both the political and social inequity that exists, not only in Iran but around the world. Her ability to tell people's stories through a documentary style of photography has put her on the map with exhibitions and awards in Iran, Romania, Dubai and in the United States. Fazilat's commitment to her work has earned her a position as an assistant professor of photography at Utah State University.

Episode Notes

Iranian born photographer, Fazilat Soukhakian knows the "forbidden" intimately and takes it head-on. In this conversation, she speaks plainly about growing up in a country that would view her ideology and her work as criminal.

Fazilat's work casts a spotlight on both the political and social inequity that exists, not only in Iran but around the world.
Her ability to tell people's stories through a documentary style of photography has put her on the map with exhibitions and awards in Iran, Romania, Dubai and in the United States.

Fazilat's commitment to her work has earned her a position as an assistant professor of photography at Utah State University.

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