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Kristen Emack

About Kristen Emack

Kristen Emack is a Cambridge, Massachusetts, based photographer whose long-term personal projects look at childhood, family, and visibility. Kristen is also the Family Liaison for the Cambridgeport School. She loves her job because she gets to support, guide, and educate families from a rich multitude of backgrounds, as they encourage and support their children in school.

Race in fairy tales

I grew up in the 1970s, when the lens on fairy tales turned academic and feminist. It was a time when fairy tales were being examined and critiqued for remaining wedded to their their antiquated gender roles–the recurring ideals of strength and adventure belonged to the realm of men and boys, and those of beauty […]