Category: Articles

Light on the Sea, a short documentary about the refugee crisis, launches on Vanity Fair

Light on the Sea, a short documentary about the refugee crisis, launches on Vanity Fair

Light on the Sea is the dramatic story of the refugee crisis told through the perspective of volunteers on the front lines helping them find safety, and the refugees they encounter who have risked their lives crossing the Aegean to …

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The abandoned village of Savasankoyu north of Halfeti along the Euphrates, now a lake after the construction of the Birecik dam in 2000. The village attracts visitors who travel by boat to see the minaret of the flooded mosque that rises out of the water. © Micah Garen & Marie-Helene Carleton

Deep Divide

Marie-Hélène Carleton and Micah Garen

Article, photographs and documentary video on the Ilisu Dam project in southeastern Turkey

Published March 21, 2008

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Wal-Mart’s Hard Sell

Wal-Mart’s Hard Sell

Photographs by Marie-Hélène Carleton

Article by Jonathan Birchall

Published January 13-14, 2007

Read the full article on FinacialTimes.com 

Watch the audio slideshow here

See the original photographs here

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Iraq: Must cultural Heritage be a Casualty of War?

Iraq: Must cultural Heritage be a Casualty of War?

Article and Photographs by Micah Garen

Published December, 2006

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New Concern Over Fate Of Iraqi Antiquities

New Concern Over Fate Of Iraqi Antiquities

Article by Micah Garen and Marie-Hélène Carleton

Published on September 9, 2006

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Abdul Amir Hamdani with Iraqi police inspecting looted archaeological site. May, 2004. Micah Garen

Saving Iraq’s Archaeological Past From Thieves Remains an Uphill Battle

Article by Micah Garen and Neela Banerjee

Published on April 4, 2004

Read the full article on NYTimes.com   Abdul Amir Hamdani with Iraqi police inspecting looted archaeological site. May, 2004. Micah Garen… Read more ›
Lance Cpl. Troy Merrell, Echo Company, Second Battalion, 25th Marines with recovered Sumerian tablet in Shatra, Iraq. June 22, 2003. Micah Garen

What they were thinking: Lance Cpl. Troy Merrell

Photograph by Micah Garen
Interview by Catherine Saint Louis

Published on August 17, 2003

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