The Nuba | Jack Picone and John Ryle | Granta Magazine

The Nuba

Jack Picone & John Ryle

‘They show people denied access to markets that they enjoyed before the war, people impoverished by the fight to preserve their culture and to assert control of their territory.’

Jack Picone

Jack Picone, a photographer with the Network Agency, has covered eight wars in the past five years. His pictures have appeared in Time, the Observer, Libération. His documentation of the life of the Nuba (‘The Nuba’, Granta 60).

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John Ryle

John Ryle is a regional specialist working for aid agencies and human rights organizations in Africa and the Middle East. He is also one of Granta’s contributing editors.

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