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Up until today I had never even heard of any woman covering any war, EVER. This meant more to me than I thought it would. Because when potential role models are erased from history you won't even have the capacity to think stuff like this is possible.
Thank you for sharing only a sliver of what you experienced with the world, Catherine Leroy.
Despite her many strong images, Ms. Leroy had remained relatively unknown, partly because she wasn’t a self-promoter, and partly because women photographers have often been excluded from the medium’s history, especially war photography.