Young Serpent Handler Story in The Wall Street Journal

It was nice to wake up this morning and see the fruit of several months worth of work: Photos from my ongoing project about young Pentecostal serpent handlers – which I’ve been calling “The Young and The Faithful” – published in the Wall Street Journal. Click here to┬ácheck out the online photo gallery and story, written by my colleague, Julia Duin, who has worked alongside me on several projects.

Here’s a photo in the print edition:

As is the case with many of my photo stories, this project is ongoing, and my perspective has shifted somewhat since I met the young serpent-handlers for the first time last December. Stay tuned for a blog post about my most recent trip to Tennessee!

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