OAS/GNT Sustainable Heritage Endorsement ProgrammePHOTOVOICE PROMPT #5: Lost & Found
What do you see here? (Addressed to the whole group)
Niomi with a tattooed face, some sort of facepaint, design on her face.
She looks like she is looking off in the distance, thinking about something
Why did you take this photo? (Addressed to the photographer)
Everybody’s lost at some point then you find yourself. I wanted to depict my African and indian heritage. When I started secondary school everyone thought I was white, im only part white. I’m confusing for others. I’m a hybrid, we all are.
What is really happening here? (Addressed to the whole group—alternatively what does the photograph represent?)
trying on stuff until she finds who she is
she is trying to herself, exploring cultural heritage
the history that makes us who we are
embracing all the parts of who she is
PHOTO Title: Identity
Photograph Location: St. David’s
Photographer: Niomi Marshall