Fareschta's Daughter

Freschta discusses her constant struggle against societal gender norms and expectations during her interview. She wants her daughters to grow up in a loving environment and claim their space as independent women. She wants them to create their own definition for their identities as biracial women. She wants them to be proud of their Afghan, Colombian, and American identities.

Childhood, Family, Identity, Gender & Sexuality

Date: May 14, 2021
Subject(s): Fareschta
Type: Photograph
Source: Archival Creators Fellowship Program
Creator: Zainab Mohsini
Contributor: Fareschta
Location: Leesburg, VA

Collection: Zainab Mohsini Fellowship Project
Donor: Fareschta
Item History: 2022-07-05 (created); 2022-07-05 (modified)

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