Parvaneh

 
Parvaneh-Period-Portraits
 

“I was fat. I was 10 when I got my period. They say fat girls get their periods early. I asked my mom what this was. She gave me some Pampers and it was OK after that. I get pain every month, but it’s OK.” Parvaneh, a refugee receiving services from non-profit The Unmentionables in Athens, Greece

Tara Pokras