ONE BLANKET LOST

by meira asher

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    Radio-art composition.
    The trafficking of Nigerian girls for prostitution in Spain started in the early 90s, frequently involving long transits in the Algerian and Moroccan deserts. 'One blanket lost', a common expression used by the traffickers, 'mourns' the loss of blankets in which they buried girls who died on the way.

    Erica was the sole surviver from the boat which carried her to Spanish waters. She lost her baby girl and boyfriend at sea, after which she started paying a 42,000 Euro debt to her Madam.

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A radio-art composition about the trafficking of Nigerian girls for prostitution in Spain. It started in the early 90s, frequently involving long transits in the Algerian and Moroccan deserts. 'One blanket lost', a common expression used by the traffickers, 'mourns' the loss of blankets in which they buried girls who died on the way.

Erica was the sole surviver from the boat which carried her to Spanish waters. She lost her baby girl and boyfriend at sea, after which she started paying a 42,000 Euro debt to her Madam.

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released December 1, 2012

Erica Osemwigie, Happy, Rita, Norberto Fresno (Acción en red-Canaries), Carlos Jarque (volunteer-Centro Lugo, Cáritas), Mila Barrera.

Created by Meira Asher
Mixed by Paul Kendall
Produced by bodylab art foundation
Commissioned by ORF Kunstradio, Austria
Cover design by The Salesman

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