A poem by a daughter removed from her mother

Powerful images and rational arguments by an adoptee/scholar/poet on re-humanizing the women who gave birth to us.

Jennifer Kwon Dobbs was recently reunited with her birth mother from whom she was forcibly separated from, the fact of which was not reflected in her case file.   Today she is happily learning her way around the Korean kitchen under the guidance of her doting Korean mom.

Jennifer pioneered unwed mother’s advocacy in Korea and works intimately with Korean Unwed Mother’s & Families Association.   She is a fellow at the Korea Policy Institute.

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  1. [...] Hello Korea!, my favorite blog on Korean adoption-related issues, passes on the following video by Korean Unwed [...]

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