Book project: “Skateistan – The Tale of Skateboarding in Afghanistan”

Between 2010 and 2012 I managed production on a book profiling the first five years of the Skateistan non-profit organization's work, entitled "Skateistan – The Tale of Skateboarding in Afghanistan." The result is a self-published, 320-page book highlighting the inspiring individuals behind the project, including staff, volunteers, and, of course, the kids. Showcasing hundreds of striking photos …

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Selling Gum and Skateboarding in Kabul

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During the last five years working at Skateistan I was asked a couple times to write stories for external media, and even a column for the Huffington Post. Unfortunately between living in somewhat of a warzone and growing professional responsibilities I didn't manage to fit this in. An exception however is the article below, which I wrote …