Zone of Absolute Discomfort - Granta Magazine

Zone of Absolute Discomfort

Justin Jin

The icy hinterland is wretched to live in, but just hospitable enough to allow for the extraction of billions of tons of resources trapped beneath the ground.

Justin Jin

Justin Jin's work has been published in the Sunday Times Magazine, Der Spiegel and Geo. ‘Zone of Absolute Discomfort’ won a Magnum Foundation grant and an award at the 2013 Pictures of the Year International. His website is

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