Leila Dougan

Leila Dougan has worked as a journalist for the past eight years in cities around the world, starting out as an investigative broadcast reporter for Carte Blanche in Johannesburg in 2010. As a traveling documentary filmmaker, she has interviewed scientists in Uganda, entrepreneurs in Cuba and social justice workers in the heart of Los Angeles. Her work has been published on Daily Maverick, Africa is a Country, and The Guardian, to name a few. Leila graduated from Rhodes University in 2010, and was awarded a Pulitzer Fellowship in 2012, which saw her complete her MA at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles. She currently lives in Cape Town and works as a journalist and photographer for the Daily Maverick



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