Amy Romer

Visual journalist and documentary photographer
    
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Nationality: British
Biography: With a background in photography and journalism , I live to tell compelling stories that elevate issues around human rights, social justice and the environment. Originally from the UK, I live in North Vancouver on the unceded territories of the... read on
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Photo Commission for The Tyee
amy romer
Jan 12, 2021
Location: Vancouver
Portrait assignment for The Tyee to photograph author Crawford Kiian upon the republishing of his new book 'Go Do Some Great Thing' on the forgotten history of BC's Black pioneers.

A Key Book on BC’s Black Pioneers Is Back and Better, 42 Years Later | The Tyee
Author Crawford Kilian talks about revisiting, updating and republishing his ‘Go Do Some Great Thing.’
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