(This story was recently featured in the New York Times Lens Blog.)
Last year, NPAC published the story on how photographer Alex Masi in 2009 began documenting the life of six-year-old Poonam Jatev in Bhopal, India.
Today, Alex continues his decade-long commitment of documenting Poonam’s story and funding her education. He recently celebrated Diwali with the Jatev family. He also worked on stories relevant to the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal chemical disaster. Poonam, now 12 years old, wishes to be a teacher when she grows up. Continue reading »