The Postindustrial Podcast, Season 2, Episode 8: Eros Hoagland, conflict journalist
In the final episode of Season 2, Eros Hoagland discusses his experience as a photojournalist and visual documentarian working around the world, concentrating on areas immersed in cycles of violence. What can those conflicts teach us about the current state of affairs in the U.S.? Listen in.
Assignments and personal projects have taken him throughout Latin America, the Caribbean, Iraq, and Afghanistan, and America. His last body of work concentrated on U.S. / Mexico border, particularly the causes and effects of organized crime in Mexico and the rest of Latin America.
Carmen Gentile has worked for The New York Times and CBS News, among others. His book, “Blindsided by the Taliban,” documents his life as a war reporter and the aftermath of his brush with death after being shot with a rocket-propelled grenade while embedded with U.S. Army forces in Afghanistan. He is a founder and editor-at-large of Postindustrial Media.