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From strippers to rebels: the quiet genius of Susan Meiselas

For one of the greatest women photographers of the last 40 years, Susan Meiselas had huge misgivings when she first picked up a camera. "I felt I was trespassing in people's space," said the American artist, whose picture of a Sandinista rebel throwing a Pepsi bottle petrol bomb came to symbolise the Nicaraguan revolution in 1979. "I thought, 'Who am I to look at you and fix you? How does that feel for you?'" she said.
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