TED Fellow Kiana Hayeri is a visual storyteller.

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Kiana Hayeri is a documentary photographer and witness to history unfolding in Afghanistan. She is currently covering the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and working on a photobook, Where Prison Is Kind of a Freedom, documenting the lives of Afghan women in Herat Prison.

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