Devi Lockwood


Devi Lockwood is a multimedia journalist / writer / explorer traveling the world to document 1,001 human voices on water & climate change. She is a current student at the Graduate Program in Science Writing at MIT. As a recipient of a National Geographic Society Early Career Explorers Grant, she photographed and recorded audio stories with ArtCirq, an Inuit Arctic performance collective in Igloolik, Nunavut in July 2018. Devi's journey began with the September 21, 2014 People's Climate March in NYC. To date she has recorded 850+ interviews about water and climate change in 19 countries on five continents. She traveled for two years by bicycle, self-supported. Devi is working with Samia Bouzid and Anna Chung to create a map on a website where you can click on a point and listen to a water / climate change story from that place. Launch date: Earth Day 2019. You can read Devi’s writing in The New York Times, The Guardian, Slate, The Washington Post, Bicycling Magazine, Yale Climate Connections, and elsewhere.