Eastern Mediterranean Correspondent at monocle
Broadcast Media | Istanbul, Turkey, TR
Joseph Dana is Monocle's Eastern Mediterranean correspondent. Formerly Monocle's Jerusalem correspondent, Dana is now based on Istanbul. Covering everything from regional political developments in the West Bank to cultural events in Tel Aviv, media in Egypt and urbanism in Turkey, Dana's work spans a diverse number of disciplines and where they collide. Dana's radio work for Monocle 24 from the West Bank was short listed for the 2012 Anna Lindh Foundation Mediterranean Journalism Award.
Dana is a 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, Tablet, Los Angeles Review of Books, 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).