Tag: Glenna Gordon
A month-long photography festival aims to capture the spirit of one of Africa’s biggest and busiest cities.
Avoiding the simplistic narratives of Afro-pessimism and Afro-optimism, photographer Peter diCampo uses photo-apps to represent everyday Africa.
Photos of empty performance spaces in Lagos capture the spirit of Fela Kuti’s famous nightclub and strip back the chaos of one of the world’s busiest cities.
Candace Feit on her work exploring loneliness and solitude among fishermen in Tamil Nadu, on India’s south coast.
Kony 2012 is the starting point—but not the ending point—for this collection of images
The famous documentary photographer on the importance of Nigerians archiving their own history.
A selection of work from the 2011 Lagos Photo Festival by forty photographers from around the world.
|Photographer Glenna Gordon captures Liberia’s first independent presidential elections and the rough aftermath.|
|A series of photographs inspired by Nigeria’s film industry that demonstrates the possibility for multiple narratives within the same space.|
A photographer and former Peace Corps volunteer in Ghana observes the beauty of the dark and the politics of electricity. (With video.)
|Last week David Kato, an openly gay activist in Uganda, was brutally murdered after a local paper published his name and photograph. Glenna Gordon speaks about the effects of Kato’s death within Uganda’s gay community.|