Anna-Theresa Bachmann is a Berlin-based freelance journalist and sometimes photographer. Her stories concern the interconnection between Europe, North Africa and West Asia as well as the relationship between science and society. Anna-Theresa’s work has been published in Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, DIE ZEIT and taz Tageszeitung among others. Prior to her career in journalism, Anna-Theresa completed a volunteer service at the Holocaust Center in Pittsburgh (PA), studied Middle Eastern Studies in Marburg, Cairo, and Lund, and received a journalism diploma from Reportageschule Reutlingen. She is also the current coordinator of the young online magazine dis:orient.
She will use the Transatlantic Media Fellowship to investigate the political, social and environmental dimensions of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in the United States.
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