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Women photographers covering women's violence, trauma

Women photographers covering women's violence, trauma

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  •  Wood Lane, London, W12 7TA
  •  (Exact address will be provided after booking)
Suitable for: Adults
Cinzia D'Ambrosi is an award-winning photojournalist, founder of the Hate Hurts project and the not for profit Photojournalism Hub. Cinzia's work is regularly featured and... More Info »
This Funzing Experience:
Women photographers discuss their challenges, reflections and roles on covering stories of violence against women.

The Photojournalism Hub is very honoured to present three great women photojournalist that have worked on some of the most difficult and excruciating modern women stories to share their experiences, insights and challenges .

Suzanne Plunkett, is an award winning photojournalist who has worked as a staff photographer for the Associated Press in New York where she covered the Sept.11 attacks on the World Trade Centre in 2001 and then as the chief photographer for the AP in Jakarta where she covered the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. Based in London since 2006, she has worked as a senior staff photographer for Bloomberg News in London and a staff photographer for Reuters. Currently, she shoots for The New York Times, the RHS, Chatham House and leads the London chapter of Women Photograph which works to elevate the voices of women+ non binary visual storytellers.

Chiara Ceolin, is a documentary photographer who has a background of working for nearly ten years as a psychologist specialised in PTSD and trauma. Chiara has worked extensively with projects in rural Tanzania, Romania and London adopting participatory methods to empower and heal young girls and women through visual storytelling. Currently, Chiara's work focuses on women who survived trauma as well as contributing to clients such as Thomson Reuters Foundation, Westminster University, The Evening Standard, Magic Me charity, BBC Children in Need, Forward UK and many others.

Quintina Valero Martinez, is an award-winning photojournalist whose work focuses on human rights, displacement, women and environmental issue. She has a proven passion for bringing important stories often collaborating with local NGOs. Her work has been featured in The Guardian, Sunday Times, Thomson Reuters Foundation, BBC, Stern Magazine and El Pais among others. Her latest projects have taken her to Central America and the Colombian Amazon documenting the different layers of conflict. Her work on sex trafficking and the impact of Chernobyl’s nuclear accident has received international awards including the Lensculture Emerging Talent, Festival della Fotografia Etica (Italy) and the Photo Press Contest Award (Ukraine).

Featured photograph: ©Suzanne Plunkett

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Women photographers discuss their challenges, reflections and roles on covering stories of violence against women. The Photojournalism Hub is very honoured to present three great women photojournalist that have worked on some of the ... Read More
Experience includes:
- Photography presentation and discussion on current world topics 
- Meeting new people
- Glass of wine 
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