AIN'T I a WOMAN?

2012

The title Ain't I a Woman makes reference to a famous 1851 speech delivered by Sojourner Truth. The image is composites a 19th Century colonial photograph of a Kashmiri woman, labeled as a Kashmiri Nautch Girl" and the arms of a contemporary American soldier stationed in Afghanistan.

© 2017 by Rajkamal Kahlon
 

Ain't I a Woman?

Site Specific wall painting and assembled wooden cut-out, variable dimensions, 2012