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Women Empowered: Inspiring Change in the Emerging World
The accomplishments of ordinary women in developing and war-ravaged countries who have broken through the barriers of oppression to make a positive difference in their communities is brilliantly told through radiant photography and riveting profiles. The heroic examples set by these women, whose bravery and determination enabled them to move beyond victimization to leaders ...more
Hardcover, 111 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by Rizzoli International Publications
(first published February 27th 2007)
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I loved this photojournalist's book of photos of women around the world who have changed their corner of their world, to improve the lives of the women. I finished this book inspired by the women I read about, awed by their accomplishments, and chagrined about the things I complain about. This one's going on my nightstand and I'll reach for it when I'm looking for inspiration.
Over the years as a Creative Director in advertising, SongLi (as he is known in Mandarin) has worked for major agencies in America, Japan, and China. From this experience he decided to follow his own passion for photography, driven by an active imagination. His unique visual focus is noted for its emphasis on the power and emotion of details even in the most simple subjects."More about Phil Borges...