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10 - Smita Sharma - Documentary photographer Documentary Storytellers

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In this episode I’m speaking to Smita Sharma - a Delhi-based photojournalist and visual storyteller reporting on critical human rights, gender, social justice and environmental issues – both in
India and throughout the Global South.

Smita is actively engaged in public speaking, victim advocacy and international public education, and her work has been exhibited and published globally, including at the UN Headquarters in New York. She recently published her first photo book We Cry In Silence documenting cross-border trafficking of underage girls in South Asia, published by FotoEvidence. Smita’s been organising a
campaign in the region aimed at educating and raising awareness amongst the communities most vulnerable to human trafficking.

We discuss all this and other steps Smita has done to maximise the impact her work, along with her motivation for doing what she does, her experiences with publications and organisations from the Global North, and much more.



Follow Smita

Portfolio: https://bit.ly/3Dn4nOY

‘We Cry In
Silence’ Photobook: https://bit.ly/3XWScll

TED Talk: https://bit.ly/3ryfhi2

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3T7A6wF

Vimeo: https://bit.ly/3GiQjqS

 

Follow Documentary Storytellers

Website: https://bit.ly/3Qa0k01

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3rwK9zr

Facebook: https://bit.ly/3Ok2718

LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3ryJQnU

 

Follow me, Chris King

Portfolio: https://bit.ly/3XYvj0I

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3pSYvd3

Facebook: https://bit.ly/3Q0AE5R

LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/44CWFMr



References

Shillong, India

Chimamanda
Ngozi Adichie - The Danger of a single story

Donna Ferrato – I Am Unbeatable

International Center of Photography, New York

Women Photograph

Diversify Photo

FotoEvidence

In this episode I’m speaking to Smita Sharma - a Delhi-based photojournalist and visual storyteller reporting on critical human rights, gender, social justice and environmental issues – both in
India and throughout the Global South.

Smita is actively engaged in public speaking, victim advocacy and international public education, and her work has been exhibited and published globally, including at the UN Headquarters in New York. She recently published her first photo book We Cry In Silence documenting cross-border trafficking of underage girls in South Asia, published by FotoEvidence. Smita’s been organising a
campaign in the region aimed at educating and raising awareness amongst the communities most vulnerable to human trafficking.

We discuss all this and other steps Smita has done to maximise the impact her work, along with her motivation for doing what she does, her experiences with publications and organisations from the Global North, and much more.



Follow Smita

Portfolio: https://bit.ly/3Dn4nOY

‘We Cry In
Silence’ Photobook: https://bit.ly/3XWScll

TED Talk: https://bit.ly/3ryfhi2

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3T7A6wF

Vimeo: https://bit.ly/3GiQjqS

 

Follow Documentary Storytellers

Website: https://bit.ly/3Qa0k01

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3rwK9zr

Facebook: https://bit.ly/3Ok2718

LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3ryJQnU

 

Follow me, Chris King

Portfolio: https://bit.ly/3XYvj0I

Instagram: https://bit.ly/3pSYvd3

Facebook: https://bit.ly/3Q0AE5R

LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/44CWFMr



References

Shillong, India

Chimamanda
Ngozi Adichie - The Danger of a single story

Donna Ferrato – I Am Unbeatable

International Center of Photography, New York

Women Photograph

Diversify Photo

FotoEvidence

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