Lana Slezic was born to Croatian parents in Toronto. She studied photojournalism and interned at the Magnum Photo Agency in New York, then worked on contract for the Globe and Mail and the Toronto Star before going freelance. Her clients include the New York Times, Paris Match, National Geographic, The Sunday Times magazine and a host of others. Forsaken is her first book of photography. It is being published in seven countries, including the Netherlands (Mets&Schilt), the Czech Republic (Kant), the UK (Dewi Lewis), Italy (Contrasto), France (Actes Sud), Spain (Blume), and Germany (Edition Braus). It will be published by Powerhouse in the US.

Festival Event
Forsaken: The Women of Afghanistan
Wednesday, September 26th @ 7:30 PM

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