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Faces of Hope: Children of a Changing World

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Perhaps best known for her photography of Tibet and its culture in exile, award-winner Alison Wright has traveled the world for more than two decades as a photojournalist. Working for children’s aid organizations such as UNICEF, Save the Children, CARE, and SEVA, she has dedicated herself to telling the stories of children in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. In Faces of Ho ...more
Hardcover, 180 pages
Published August 20th 2003 by New World Library
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Dec 30, 2013 Stephanie Grassie rated it really liked it
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This lends itself as a multi-cultural coffee table book. It is mostly photos with text describing the photo. It can be quite informative. I love that the photos sometime show realistic conditions rather than just a zoomed in portrait. After traveling internationally I realized how often reality is filtered from us.
May 23, 2009 Ellen rated it it was amazing
After reading Alison Wright's story of her accident and recovery in Learning to Breathe, I wanted to view her photography. This book is a masterpiece, not only because of the photographs, but because of the background and information she provides about the children and their lives. These photographs are beautiful, inspiring and heart-wrenching. Alsion Wright is a treasure.
Feb 28, 2010 Stacey rated it it was amazing
Beautiful photographs with documentary, easy to read essays that explained the story behind the photographs. Examines the face of childhood globally and what unites all children.
Jan 29, 2008 Rosie rated it it was amazing
Awesome images and beautiful stories!! Adds great insight to kids' lives around the world. Some images and stories brought me to tears.
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This is a wonderful book of pictures that capture the state of the world in remote places. It is excellent photojournalism.
Aug 03, 2008 Patricia rated it it was amazing
I love love love photgraphy, and the photos in this book are amazing!
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Alison Wright, a New York based documentary photographer, has spent a career capturing the universal human spirit through her photographs and writing. For many of her projects Alison travels to the remotest regions of the globe photographing endangered cultures and people while documenting issues concerning the human condition.
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