Sunday, May 11th, 2014
Glenna Gordon is a freelance photographer based in Brooklyn. She takes evocative pictures of everyday life in Nigeria, showing a special interest in Northern Nigeria. In this interview, Glenna opens up on misconceptions of the north, what drives her as a photographer and storyteller, the ways in which she captures intimate moments and her most
Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
Time LightBox features the work of photographer Glenna Gordon.
Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Photographer Glenna Gordon, no stranger to AIAC, is working on a new project in Staten Island, home to the largest population of Liberians outside of Liberia. I asked her if I could publish some of the work...
Tuesday, March 15th, 2011
I am shooting these on my iPhone. They’re short, no-frills interviews done in my office. The format is simple: The subjects sit on a chair in my office while I point the iphone at them. They decide what...
Tuesday, August 4th, 2009
TIME magazine piece by Glenna Gordon (also known as blogger Scarlett Lion) on a group of Sierra Leonean artists utilizing music’s important social role to sing about postwar reconciliation. Here’s an extract: When you go to a...