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Visuals Editor, The Atlantic

Jehan Jillani is a Visuals Editor at The Atlantic where she works on photography and illustrations for the publication’s digital features and special projects.

She was previously the Picture and Visuals editor at the Guardian US, where she oversaw commissioned photography that came out of the New York, DC and Oakland offices.

Prior to joining the Guardian US, Jehan worked as a photo editor at National Geographic and The New Yorker. Her work has been recognized by the Society of Publication Designers and American Photography, and she has spoken about photography at numerous educational institutions.  Jehan is a graduate of Smith College and is based in Brooklyn, NY.

She is interested in work that intersects between documentary photography and fine art and to meet more BIPOC photographers in the Midwest.

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