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Sunday, October 26, 2014
Book - Interview with Author
The Swedish journalist Jenny Nordberg is interviewed about her book entitled The Underground Girls of Kabul. The book is the result of several years of investigation into the cultural practice (hidden from westerners) of having a girl pose as a boy until puberty. Read more in "Book Talk: Women in Afghanistan, through a looking glass", Reuters.com, October 23, 2014.