A pile of emptied Konyagi bottles on a Sunday morning. Konyagi is a popular East African liquor that costs roughly $5 a bottle and is 70 proof

A pile of emptied Konyagi bottles on a Sunday morning. Konyagi is a popular East African liquor that costs roughly $5 a bottle and is 70 proof

 Friday night & toothbrush

Friday night & toothbrush

 Dusk 

Dusk 

 Women stands after seeing a client

Women stands after seeing a client

 Empty , liquor bottle store room where Kiki lives

Empty , liquor bottle store room where Kiki lives

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 Image of notebook where the women's names are recorded so the manger can keep track of whose working each night

Image of notebook where the women's names are recorded so the manger can keep track of whose working each night

 On a slow night, the women have dragged mattresses outside hoping to catch some fresh air.

On a slow night, the women have dragged mattresses outside hoping to catch some fresh air.

 Women resting before work begins on a Saturday night

Women resting before work begins on a Saturday night

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 Panties on a line 

Panties on a line 

 Entrance to one of the rooms used to entertain men

Entrance to one of the rooms used to entertain men

 Handwashed Laundry

Handwashed Laundry

 A used dress pattern for making a dress called a dira. These dresses cover full body and are how the sex workers try to integrate themselves when walking into the conservative Muslim village in an attempt to blend in.

A used dress pattern for making a dress called a dira. These dresses cover full body and are how the sex workers try to integrate themselves when walking into the conservative Muslim village in an attempt to blend in.

 Broken mirror that the women share , used to prep each night

Broken mirror that the women share , used to prep each night

 Glued on toenails

Glued on toenails

 A man begins the ritual.  In rural Zanzibar, which is 98% Muslim, when a women's head isn't covered by an abaya (baybui here) she is generally a sex worker or a tourist

A man begins the ritual.

In rural Zanzibar, which is 98% Muslim, when a women's head isn't covered by an abaya (baybui here) she is generally a sex worker or a tourist

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 A pile of emptied Konyagi bottles on a Sunday morning. Konyagi is a popular East African liquor that costs roughly $5 a bottle and is 70 proof
 Friday night & toothbrush
 Dusk 
 Women stands after seeing a client
 Empty , liquor bottle store room where Kiki lives
0K6A8724.jpg
SexWorkers_0514.jpg
 Image of notebook where the women's names are recorded so the manger can keep track of whose working each night
 On a slow night, the women have dragged mattresses outside hoping to catch some fresh air.
 Women resting before work begins on a Saturday night
0K6A8776.jpg
 Panties on a line 
 Entrance to one of the rooms used to entertain men
 Handwashed Laundry
 A used dress pattern for making a dress called a dira. These dresses cover full body and are how the sex workers try to integrate themselves when walking into the conservative Muslim village in an attempt to blend in.
 Broken mirror that the women share , used to prep each night
 Glued on toenails
 A man begins the ritual.  In rural Zanzibar, which is 98% Muslim, when a women's head isn't covered by an abaya (baybui here) she is generally a sex worker or a tourist
IMG_0171.jpg

A pile of emptied Konyagi bottles on a Sunday morning. Konyagi is a popular East African liquor that costs roughly $5 a bottle and is 70 proof

Friday night & toothbrush

Dusk 

Women stands after seeing a client

Empty , liquor bottle store room where Kiki lives

Image of notebook where the women's names are recorded so the manger can keep track of whose working each night

On a slow night, the women have dragged mattresses outside hoping to catch some fresh air.

Women resting before work begins on a Saturday night

Panties on a line 

Entrance to one of the rooms used to entertain men

Handwashed Laundry

A used dress pattern for making a dress called a dira. These dresses cover full body and are how the sex workers try to integrate themselves when walking into the conservative Muslim village in an attempt to blend in.

Broken mirror that the women share , used to prep each night

Glued on toenails

A man begins the ritual.

In rural Zanzibar, which is 98% Muslim, when a women's head isn't covered by an abaya (baybui here) she is generally a sex worker or a tourist

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