Acting Istanbul Bureau Chief at monocle
Broadcast Media | Istanbul, Turkey, TR
Joseph Dana is Monocle's Istanbul Bureau Chief, covering the Middle East and Central Asia for radio and print. Covering regional events from Istanbul, Dana's work spans a diverse number of disciplines and where they collide. Dana's radio work for Monocle 24 from the West Bank and reporting for The National was short listed for the 2012 Anna Lindh Foundation Mediterranean Journalism Award.
Additionally, Dana is a freelance features writer at The National (UAE). Dana was The Nation's special correspondent on the 2011 Gaza Flotilla in Athens. His print work has appeared in Le Monde Diplomatique (German, English), GQ (Germany), Salon, London Review of Books, Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East, Tablet, Los Angeles Review of Books, Oxford Business Group, Al Jazeera America and The Mail & Guardian among other international publications. Dana is Associate Producer of Just Vision’s East Jerusalem short film series Home Front: Portraits from Sheikh Jarrah (Aspen ShortFest Official Selection 2012) as well as Just Vision's documentary My Neighbourhood (Peabody Winner, 2012, Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival, 2012, and Official Selection Al Jazeera International Doc Festival, 2012).