Amira Karaoud is a photojournalist and audio-producer based in Louisville, KY. Karaoud is passionate about telling stories of tight-knit communities who thrive on finding their own authenticities and creating connections around their subculture.
Karaoud cover news stories from the prospective of communities of color in the south of the US and MENA region. Her work appeared in Reuters, Reuters TV, New York Times, Bloomberg, PBS, KET, CBS News, Yahoo News, LEO Louisville, Aljazeera America.
Karaoud is an audio producer, currently joined WFPL incubator to produce her own podcast "From Motherland to Homeland" sharing immigration experience from women prospective. She is a contributor to Radio Lab Documentary "The other Latif".
Karaoud is a member of Women Photograph and Diversify Photo and a fellowship of ICFJ Global nutrition and food security reporting for her new project Reconnect story of Black urban farmers in Kentucky.