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Villages on the Border

2011 International Photography Exhibition
"Villages on the Border"
Location: Mardin, Turkey
Photographer: Erdem Erkilic
Home Country: Turkey
University Affiliation: Graduate Student
Category: Places
Award: Honorable Mention

In the photographer's words: "Two villages, side by side, are separated by the Turkish - Syrian border. Although political borders draw thick lines, cultural borders disappear as years of common historical background merge in the same pot."

Villages on the Border