Amanda Rivkin

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Yale Daily News, Photojournalist Discusses Travels, Gender, October 2, 2013.

BBC Azeri, BBC Russian, and BBC Turkish, In Azerbaijan, A Thriving Personality Cult for Heydar Aliyev, May 10, 2013.

TIME Lightbox, Photojournalism Links, April 22, 2013.


Voice of Russia, Is Azerbaijan's J-Lo Concert Taunting Iran?, October 16, 2012.

PDN Pulse, Aleppo Photo Festival Holds "Symbolic Opening" in War Zone, September 21, 2012.

National Geographic Explorers Journal, Explorer of the Week: Amanda Rivkin, August 14, 2012.

British Journal of Photography, VII Photo Adds Four Photographers to Mentor Programme, June 6, 2012.


National Geographic Weekend Radio with Boyd Matson, Interview about Azerbaijan and the Eurovision Song Contest, August 13, 2011.

Limes, Rivista Italiana di Geopolitica, BTC – L’oleodotto Che Viene Dal Passato, June 21, 2011.

European Stability Initiative, Generation Facebook in Baku: Adnan, Emin and the Future of Dissent in Azerbaijan, March 15, 2011.


Verve Photo, Amanda Rivkin, Baku, Azerbaijan, 2010, December 13, 2010.

Photoshelter Blog, Friday Shout-Outs, Standing Ovations, and Trophy Cups, August 20, 2010.

The New York Times Lens Blog, Turning Point: Images that Inspire, August 3, 2010., Young Hustle: Up and Coming Gen Yers, June 4, 2010.

National Geographic Weekend Radio with Boyd Matson, interview on Cuba images for Foreign Policy and The New York Times, May 1, 2010.

The New York Times Lens Blog, Must See: Images on the Web, January 4, 2010.


The New York Times Lens Blog, Showcase: New President, Old Problems, December 23, 2009.

Zoom-In Online: Photography (relaunced as The Photoletariat in April 2010), Amanda Rivkin's Political Lens, October 21, 2009.

Time Out Chicago, Arts and Design Feature, July 23-29, 2009.

ArtSlant, Events, July 2009.

Chicago Reader, Events, June 4, 2009.

The Paper Crane, Dee Clements, May 29, 2009.

Rogues' Gallery: The Secret History of the Moguls and Money That Made the Metropolitan Museum, Michael Gross, author's acknowledgement p. 39, Crown Publishing Group preview released May 6, 2009.

Larger Families, Meagan Francis, photographer's subject, February 7, 2009.

No Caption Needed, Review of Blago's Last Day, February 4, 2009.

Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism News, Feature, January 30, 2009.

BAGnewsNotes, Review of Blago's Last Day, January 29, 2009.


BAGnewsNotes, Review of Blagojevich Coverage, December 31, 2008.

Time Out Chicago, Feature, December 18-31, 2008.


Layalina Productions Press Review, Feature "Nilesat Pulls Plug on Al Zawraa" references Columbia News Service feature on YouTube videos of insurgency and IED attacks in Iraq filmed by U.S. marines and Islamic militants, February 16-March 1, 2007.


Sarah Lawrence Magazine, Feature "A View to the East," Fall 2004.