Peru Displaced Bullfighters Photo Essay


In this June 23, 2013 photo, bullfighter Conchi Rios of Spain, looks on during her performance in Lima, Peru. Star matadors in Spain can charge upwards of $200,000 for a single performance. In rural Peru, the European migrants get paid about $1,500 per outing. Normally, three matadors participate in each “fiesta taurina,” or bullfighting event. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)