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Veasey Conway

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Durham, NC
Freelance Multimedia Journalist, — Freelance
Covers:  american communities, community journalism
Doesn't Cover: spiders, international reporting

Freelance photographer via Cambridge, Mass + Northfield, Minn. Master's student in visual communication at UNC-Chapel Hill's School of Media and Journalism.

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Biography

I am a Minnesota-based photographer and recent graduate of Carleton College. As an American Studies major, my thesis and fellowship work told the story of Cairo, Illinois, perhaps the most interesting town in America.

My explorations have also taken me from my childhood home in Cambridge, Mass. t...

Interview

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Not without irony.

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Awards

Class of 1963 Fellowship

2011 - Photojournalism/thesis
A generous grant allowed me to spend the summer in the fascinating, puzzling and complicated small town of Cairo, Ill., working on a documentary photography project. My pictures, writing and research formed my thesis, which was awarded distinction.