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Jacob Silberberg

Fellows Fall 2006
Freelance photojournalist

Jacob Silberberg is a freelance photojournalist recently based in Baghdad for The Associated Press. From 2003 through 2005 he lived in Nigeria and photographed stories including the genocide in Darfur, oil and insurgency in the Niger Delta, and the Liberian civil war. His work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times and London's Sunday Telegraph. Originally from New Hampshire, he graduated from Tufts University with a degree in International Relations. He also studied Spanish language at Middlebury College, French language at Dartmouth College and History at La Universidad de Chile.


  • Bolivar and Caviar

    Photo by Fall 2006 IRP Fellow Jacob Silberberg. The leftward shift sweeping Latin America represents the most significant economic and social development in the region since a wave of leftist and populist governments...

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