What's On: Monday - Riverine

Maurice Gunning and Alice McDowell document the progress of what they call a quiet revolution in The Gambia

 
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Riverine
The Hunt Museum, The Custom
House, Limerick Until Nov 29
huntmusuem.com
 
Maurice Gunning and Alice McDowell document the progress of what they call a quiet revolution in The Gambia. In photographs, interviews and ambient recordings, they profile nine women who, though they were custodians of the tradition of female circumcision, have made the
courageous, life-changing decision to abandon the practice, usually in the face of community opposition of varying kinds. AD