On the train home, Tanya Bokova watches for moose and other wildlife. She was born in Pripyat and wanted to work at Chernobyl for as long as she can remember, like her grandfather and parents. Many workers meet their friends in the same section of the same train car during the hourlong ride each day.
This photograph is part the book of Would You Stay?, by Michael Forster Rothbart, published by TED Books in 2013. The photos come from Forster Rothbart’s...more »
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