Greg Marinovich

Master Lecturer, Journalism

About Greg Marinovich

Born in South Africa in 1962, Greg is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative photojournalist and co-author of The Bang Bang Club, a nonfiction book on South Africa’s transition to democracy, as well as Murder at Small Koppie 2017 based on his investigations into the Marikana massacre of miners by police. This was awarded the Alan Paton prize for non-fiction in 2017.

He has spent 25 years doing photojournalism and filmmaking around the globe. In 2009 he was the recipient of the Nat Nakasa award for courageous journalism and was a Nieman fellow at Harvard in 2013/4. He is an associate editor for the Daily Maverick, teaches at Boston University’s Journalism and Film & TV schools, and teaches photography at the Harvard Extension School.