Annika Hammerschlag is a French and English speaking freelance reporter and photographer based in Dakar, Senegal. Her bylines include The Guardian, Al Jazeera English, The Daily Beast, Associated Press, Quartz, VOA and The Village Voice, among others. She is a former staff reporter and photojournalist for the Naples Daily News/USA Today Network and a former photojournalist for The Daily Bruin.
- Columbia Journalism School, M.S.
- U.C.L.A., B.A.
- Overseas Press Club Scholar, 2016