Meet Aubrey

Postdoctoral Interdisciplinary Teaching Fellow

Aubrey Graham is a professional photographer and Postdoctoral Interdisciplinary Teaching Fellow at Emory University's Institute for the Liberal Arts. She holds a PhD and MA in Anthropology from Emory University and a MA in the Social Anthropology of Development from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. Her visual and written work strives to challenge stereotypical depictions of Africa within the fields of journalistic and humanitarian photography. Since 2009 her research has employed photography as both method and theory as she explores the politics, imagination, and implications of humanitarian and local photography in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Graham has a background as a photojournalist and communications photographer and continues her visual practice as a photographic consultant for various aid agencies and institutes, recently including the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.

Contact

S401 Callaway Memorial Center

404-727-6381 (Phone)

aubrey.graham@emory.edu