LGBT Snapshots: Claude Cahun


Video (2:30) LGBT Snapshots’s host talks about the life of French artist Claude Cahun.

Claude Cahun (1894 – 1954) was a photographer, an artist and a lesbian who challenged gender roles and expressions in her arts and activism, along with her life partner. She eventually died due to health related concerns after being imprisoned by the Germans during the War.

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