Building the Womyn's Music Festival

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com July 31 2009 12:00 AM ET

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Self-portrait: At the bonfire, 2008 Image from the book project Welcome Home: Building the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival © Angela Jimenez Photography

Welcome Home: Building the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival is the first project of its kind, a documentary photography book about the herstoric festival by photographer Angela Jimenez. It is available now for presale and will be officially released at the 2009 festival this August.

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Anthea with a level, 2006 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Caroline riding Bikey, 2006 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Working hands, 2006 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Bros walking in Festieland: Andy and Dug, 2004 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Queen, 2008 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Lorie greets Dustin, 2008 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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Self-portrait, in the tent, 2006 © Angela Jimenez Photography

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