GIRL WRESTLE  is a visual exploration of girls’ youth wrestling in the American South, wherein scenes captured during club practices and team tournaments are combined with portraits to create a holistic view of distinct individuals united by their love of the sport. With this project, I investigate questions of embodiment, identity, and power—and how larger social structures condition girls to be and behave.

GIRL WRESTLE is a visual exploration of girls’ youth wrestling in the American South, wherein scenes captured during club practices and team tournaments are combined with portraits to create a holistic view of distinct individuals united by their love of the sport. With this project, I investigate questions of embodiment, identity, and power—and how larger social structures condition girls to be and behave.

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  GIRL WRESTLE  is a visual exploration of girls’ youth wrestling in the American South, wherein scenes captured during club practices and team tournaments are combined with portraits to create a holistic view of distinct individuals united by their love of the sport. With this project, I investigate questions of embodiment, identity, and power—and how larger social structures condition girls to be and behave.
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GIRL WRESTLE is a visual exploration of girls’ youth wrestling in the American South, wherein scenes captured during club practices and team tournaments are combined with portraits to create a holistic view of distinct individuals united by their love of the sport. With this project, I investigate questions of embodiment, identity, and power—and how larger social structures condition girls to be and behave.

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