Anastasia Taylor-Lind is an English/Swedish photojournalist who has been working for leading editorial publications all over the world on issues relating to women, population and war for a decade.
A Harvard Nieman Fellow 2016, Anastasia recently finished a year of research at the university on war, and how we tell stories about modern conflict. She was a Logan Non-fiction Fellow at The Carey Institute for Global Good in 2017, where she began writing a book about the visual representation of war and the photojournalists who cover it.
Anastasia is also a TED fellow. She has written about her experiences as a photojournalist for The New York Times, TIME LightBox, Nieman Reports and National Geographic. As a photographic storyteller, her focus has been on long-form narrative reportage for monthly magazines. She is a National Geographic Magazine contributor, and other clients include Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, TIME, The New York Times, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph and The Guardian.
A wide variety of organizations have recognized and supported her projects through awards such as the POYi, Sony World Photography Awards, Royal Photographic Society Bursaries and the FNAC Grant at Visa Pour L’Image.
Her first book Maidan – Portraits From The Black Square, which documents the 2014 Ukrainian uprising in Kiev, was published by GOST books the same year.
Op-ed on time about gender and war photography, TIME
My Rohingya work written about in British Journal of Photography