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Allison Shelley is an independent documentary photographer and multimedia journalist. Former staff photographer for the Washington Times and previously director of photography for Education Week newspaper, her current work focuses on identity and belonging during crisis.

Allison’s photography and video has been featured in Time, The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, NPR, Al Jazeera America, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Paris Match, and The Guardian, among others. She has received awards and/or financial support from organizations such as the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, the National Press Photographers Association, and the White House News Photographers Association.