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Jon Lowenstein

Jon Lowenstein is a documentary photographer and filmmaker who specialises in long-term, in-depth investigations into the realities of inequality, justice, and social violence. He has engaged with many common unities throughout his projects, from his neighbours in Chicago to undocumented Mexican migrants and their journeys to the United States. Lowenstein is a TED Senior Fellow and a John Simon Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, and has won a variety of awards for his work, including the Dorothea Lange–Paul Taylor Prize and the National Press Photographers Association New America Award.  The Advocate is currently a finalist for the Alexia Foundation Grant for World Understanding.

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