Documentary photographer Line Ørnes Søndergaard (b. 1986) has a background from TV- and documentary film making. She finished her BA in photojournalism at Oslo Metropolitan University in 2015. Next to her own projects she works as a freelance photographer for a handful of Norwegian newspapers. Søndergard’s work focuses on social and political subjects with the intimate human connection as the backbone of her storytelling. Her work has been exhibited in galleries, and has been awarded many prizes, including Picture Of the Year International and NPPA Best of Photojournalism award.
Writer Yohan Shanmugaratnam (b. 1979) has been writing about foreign affairs for the Norwegian newspaper Klassekampen for sixteen years. British politics, brexit and related issues has taken most of his focus, and he has written commentary, analysis and essays on the subject. He has a masters’ in Human Geography from University of Oslo, where he also studied sociology and social economics. Shanmugaratnam is also a speaker and panelist. He debuted with the critically acclaimed essay book ‘We are Still Breathing’ in 2020.
From the author of “The Therapist”