© Liesbeth Peremans

© Liesbeth Peremans

Lisa De Bode is a Belgian-Dutch journalist based in Brooklyn. Her writing focuses on the effects of violence on community ties and frequently explores themes of loss, power, and identity.

A 2016 International Women's Media Foundation Fellow (IWMF), she is currently at work on a book about the refugee crisis in Europe in collaboration with Magnum Photos and Al-liquindoi. She also reports on the Paris and Brussels terror investigations for CNN in Brussels.

Her work has appeared in the Guardian, Guernica, CNN.com, World Policy JournalThe Christian Science MonitorDe Morgen, and Al Jazeera America, where she was a staff reporter for three years.

Supporters of her work include the Magnum Foundation, Allianz Kulturstiftung, JournalismFund.eu, International Women's Media Foundation, and the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture, among others.