Yoav Litvin is a storyteller, photographer and doctor of neuroscience. His incisive political analyses and candid interviews with radical leaders, thinkers and creatives have been featured in a wide range of media outlets such as Truthout, Salon, Yes! Magazine, Common Dreams, Al Jazeera English, The Laura Flanders Show, Eye Magazine, Mother Jones, Huffington Post, Monthly Review, Roar Magazine, Jadalliya, The Conversation and Counterpunch.
Yoav’s photography book Outdoor Gallery – New York City (Gingko Press, 2015) won the Independent Publisher’s Book Award in the Regional Northeast category. His second photo book 2Create – Art Collaborations in New York City (Schiffer Books, 2016) was awarded the American Design Award and nominated for numerous publishing, photography and graphic design awards. Yoav has published scientific research articles and literature reviews on the neuroscience of emotion in a host of academic publications in the US and Europe.
Yoav is the Vice President at the Whatcom Peace and Justice Center.