Lexi Parra

Documentary Photographer, Visual Storyteller, Community Educator
   
Published: Caracas Chronicles. The Story of a Nurse during Lockdown.
Location: Caracas, Venezuela
Nationality: US, Venezuelan
Biography: Lexi Parra is a Venezuelan-American visual storyteller and community educator based in Caracas, Venezuela. She graduated from Bard College in May 2018 with a joint degree in Photography and Human Rights. Following graduation, she moved to her... read on
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Published: Caracas Chronicles. The Story of a Nurse during Lockdown.
lexi parra
Aug 18, 2020
Location: Caracas, Venezuela


The Venezuelan Crisis Drives Nurses into Domestic Work | Caracas Chronicles
For them, day-to-day life is an exercise of resilience. Money is never enough, but they face hardships with faith, love and cooperation


Recently had a story picked up by Caracas Chronicles. A story about Julieth, a 23-year-old nurse currently working as a house keeper 
in an upper class neighborhood of Caracas. Julieth's family is full of nurses and essential workers. Considering the strict lockdown and rising concern of COVID-19 cases, this family shares a bit into their life and the resilience it takes to get through today's Venezuela. 

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Published: VICE World News - Venezuela's Iconic Motorbike Taxis are Running out of Gas

By Lexi Parra / Caracas, Venezuela — Recently went on assignment for VICE World News and spent time with mototaxi drivers in the city's..
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Howard Chapnick Grant Finalist: Project MiRA

By Lexi Parra / Caracas, Venezuela — I am so excited and honored to be named a finalist for the Howard Chapnick Grant via the W. Eugene Smith..
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Published: Queens of Caracas feature in HUCK Mag's 073 Issue

By Lexi Parra / Caracas, Venezuela — Huck 73: The Sanctuary Issue. Get your copy now. We were ready to share Huck 73 back in March. Then the..
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Guardian Contribution

By Lexi Parra — Excited to have been able to do some phone reporting during this pandemic and speak to the complicates..
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