Facebook Journalism Project: Conversations returns with a panel of renowned photojournalists to discuss visual storytelling and Instagram. Our panel will include Tasneem Asultan, Saudi-American photographer known for her work on gender and social issues in Saudi Arabia and a member of the all female Rawiya Middle Eastern photography collective; Cengiz Yar, American documentary photographer based in Northern Iraq and recipient of the 2015 James Foley Award for Conflict Freelancers; Michaela Skovranova, Australian photographer and filmmaker known for her innovative work around ocean life and featured on Photoboite's list of 30 Under 30 Women Photographers; and Malin Fezehai, Eritrean/Swedish photographer and winner of 2015 World Press Photo Award whose work focuses on displaced communities around the globe. The Conversation will be moderated by Kira Pollack, Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise at TIME Inc.
Please join us for cocktails and snacks at 6pm; the conversation will begin at 6:30pm. RSVP required for entry.
The Facebook Journalism Project's goal is to create stronger ties between Facebook and the news industry by focusing on the collaborative development of news products, training and tools for journalists, and training and tools for everyone.