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What It Promised

Cian Oba-Smith & Gary Younge

Cian Oba-Smith

Cian Oba-Smith is an Irish Nigerian photographer who was born and raised in London. His photographs can be found in publications including the FT Magazine, Time, Le Monde, the New Yorker, the Guardian and others. In 2022 he was selected for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize.

Photograph © Cian Oba-Smith

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Gary Younge

Gary Younge is an author, braoadcaster, Type Media Fellow and Professor of Sociology at the University of Manchester. His most recent book is Another Day in the Death of America.

Photograph © Jonas Mortensen

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