Photographer Lynsey Addario risks death threats and kidnapping in order to gain intimate insight into the lives of women and civilians struggling to survive in conflict zones.
Lynsey Addario is a photojournalist who has contributed to the Times, National Geographic, and Time. She has covered the recent upheavals in Iran, Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Darfur, Haiti, and the Congo. In March, she was one of four Times journalists detained for six days by the Libyan Army. Her honors include a MacArthur Fellowship and the Overseas Press Club's Olivier Rebbot Award.