Marcela Turati

Nieman Fellow2017

About Marcela Turati

Marcela Turati, a 2017 Nieman Fellow, is a freelance investigative journalist covering the Mexican drug war and a founding member of QuintoElemento. She is the recipient of the 2013 Louis M. Lyons Award for Conscience and Integrity in Journalism.

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The Abnormality of Daily Life

By Features March 11, 2013

The stench seeps through the walls of the morgue. It wafts through schools, businesses and homes, impregnates clothing, sticks in throats and noses, provokes nausea, obliges one to walk faster. In the white building where the smell originates there are … Read more