When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans

A collaboration between photographer Sascha Pflaeging and author Laura Browder, this series of photographic portraits and accompanying oral histories gives a powerful presence and voice to military women returning from war zones in Iraq and Afghanistan. The exhibition offers images and stories that are by turns moving, comic, thought-provoking, and heart-breaking.

When Janey Comes Marching Home was originally organized by the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, with generous support from the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the College of Humanities and Sciences, VCU. Administered by the Anderson Gallery, the exhibition’s tour is sponsored in part by additional funds from the VFH.

Exhibition Tour

Eleanor D. Wilson Museum, Hollins University
Roanoke, Virginia
February 11 – April 17, 2010

Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation
in partnership with the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation

Arlington, Virginia
May 1 – September 5, 2010

Gallery of Art and Design, University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, Missouri
September 30 – November 5, 2010

George C. Marshall Foundation
Lexington, Virginia
March 1 – June 19, 2011

National Museum of the Marine Corps
Triangle, Virginia
July 10 – October 9, 2011

Center for Documentary Studies at
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina
February 6 – April 21, 2012

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