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On Wednesday, Sept. 7, the OPC and Columbia Journalism School hosted a panel discussion with four female photojournalists who are independently pursuing in-depth documentary work. Click on the windows above to watch video clips or see the whole program via our YouTube Channel in the window at the bottom of the page.

Panelists included Malin Fezehai, an Eritrean/Swedish New York-based photographer and filmmaker who travels around the Middle East, Africa, Europe and America; Glenna Gordon, a documentary photographer who has been commissioned by The New York Times MagazineTIME magazine, The Wall Street JournalLe Monde, and many other outlets; Kirsten Luce, who worked as a staff photographer at a newspaper on the US/Mexico border before moving to New York where she became a regular contributor to The New York Times; and Adriana Zehbrauskas, a Brazilian photojournalist based in Mexico who was awarded the Getty Images Instagram Award in 2015.

Moderators: Alice Gabriner, international photo editor, TIME magazine; and Nina Berman, photographer and associate professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.