09 August 2006

Panoramic Views of Destruction

It has been asked: Why am I focusing on images & commentary dealing primarily with Bint Jbeil? Because through my family connections to that village, I can tell the story of the war through a personal language, thereby telling the story of all the villages and people. Bint Jbeil has been hit hard; it has been emptied of its inhabitants, and it continues to be attacked. And it shall come back.

pictures above: copyright Tyler Hicks/The New York Times

View panoramic image composites of the once-thriving souq (market) in central Bint Jbeil:

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