Rosem Morton

Rediscover River
Location: Baltimore
Nationality: Philippines
Biography: Rosem Morton is a documentary photographer transitioning from nearly a decade long career as a surgical nurse. Her storytelling focuses on the intimacy of everyday life amidst gender, health, and racial adversity. As a National Geographic... read on
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Rediscover River
Rediscover River

Photographs featured on The New York Times

With the advent of the coronavirus pandemic, parenting roles in the DuFlo Choi household shifted. Since Samantha DuFlo still had a physical therapy practice to run, her husband, Young Choi, who was out of work as a barber, stepped in to become the primary caretaker and teacher of their child, River. In this new arrangement, he developed a deeper relationship with his daughter, River.

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Diaspora on the Frontlines

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Donning and Doffing

By Rosem Morton / Array — Donning and Doffing (ongoing) Donning and Doffing refers to the act of putting on and taking off personal..

School Reopening during the Pandemic

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