Paola Gianturco, an author and photojournalist, has visited 55 countries, documenting the lives of women. Her work is highly acclaimed and her images can be seen in exhibits around the world. A grandmother herself, her newest book, Grandmother Power A Global Phenomenon, releases September 18. All proceeds from the book will go to Grandmother’s in African countries caring for children orphaned by AIDS. Check out the website to learn more, read Paola’s blog, and learn more ways to become involved. Never underestimate the power of a Grandma! Each of her five books have their own website with lots of additional information.
In Her Hands Craftsmen Changing the World, documents 90 woman who provide for their families through indigenous crafts and through micro-lending community groups.
Celebrating Women, focuses on festivals in five continents; a book rich with color, joy, and diversity.
Viva Colores! is a salute to the indomitable people of Guatemala.