Allyn Gaestel is a writer and journalist interested in the human condition, dignity and complexity.
Allyn Gaestel is a writer and journalist interested in the human condition, dignity and complexity. She explores this through narrative reportage on human rights, inequality, urbanity, gender, art and other topics. Currently based in Lagos, Nigeria, she works internationally and has reported from over a dozen countries. She has produced work for outlets including the New York Times, Al Jazeera, the Guardian (UK) and many others and received support for her work from The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, The International Women's Media Foundation, The International Reporting Project and others. She also makes photographs and has been exhibited in The US, Germany, Nigeria and Brazil. Website: http://allyngaestel.com/