Greg Marinovich is a Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, filmmaker and co-author of The Bang Bang Club, a nonfiction book on South Africa’s transition to democracy that has been translated into six languages and made into a feature film. 

He spent 25 years covering conflict around the globe, with his writing and photographs appearing in magazines and newspapers worldwide. His images are in the permanent collection of MoMA San Francisco and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston as well as various private collections around the world. 

His 2012 award-winning investigation into the Marikana massacre of miners by police was called the most important South African journalism post Apartheid, the book was published January 2016.

Marinovich was Editor-In-Chief of the Twenty Ten project, tutoring and managing over 100 African journalists’ work in all forms of media. He gives lectures and workshops on human rights, justice photography and storytelling. He was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard University in 2013/14 and currently teaches visual journalism and film-making at Boston University’s Journalism.


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All images  © Greg Marinovich & profile portrait © 2012 Fred Moix.