Saturday, September 7, 2013

The Last Sworn Virgins of Albania

These women are part of a dying breed from another time.  They swear themselves to celibacy and dress like men to assume the status of men.  Jill Peters, a photographer, found out about these women reading a book on gender diversity and wanted to capture the last of them since the tradition has long faded away.  Read the full article with some video on


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