Johny Pitts

Johny Pitts is a writer, photographer and broadcast journalist. He has received various awards for his work exploring Afro-European identity, including a Decibel Penguin Prize and an ENAR (European Network Against Racism) award. As part of an ongoing project, Johny founded and curates the award-winning online journal Afropean.com, part of the Guardian Newspaper’s Africa Network dedicated to the Afro-European diaspora, and has collaborated with Caryl Philips on a photographic essay about London’s immigrant communities for the BBC and Arts Council. Afropean is a Guardian UK, New Statesman and BBC History Magazine Best Book of 2019.