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Book Piracy in Peru

Claudia Alva

Photographer Claudia Alva accompanied Daniel Alarcón on his investigation into the book piracy business in Peru. Some more photos from this selection were published on the Guardian website.

Daniel Alarcón’s piece, ‘Life Among the Pirates’, is published in Granta 109: Work. You can also read the piece online.

Claudia Alva

Claudia Alva, a journalist by profession, was a political writer before working as a forensic photographer for Lima’s Central Morgue, documenting the exhumations of mass graves containing victims of the country’s long internal conflict. She has worked for Diarios Expreso, La República and Revista Etiqueta Negra, as well as other publications.

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