Four years ago, Funlayo Alabi’s business, Shea Radiance, was riding high — and then it almost went under. The Baltimore company she co-founded with her husband, Shola, was selling its all-natural skin and hair care products in hundreds of Target stores, in what seemed like the opportunity of a lifetime. But the demands of supplying and… Read More Funlayo Alabi: A Female Entrepreneur Rises From Defeat
Leila Alaoui was a French-Moroccan photographer and video artist. For her series, The Moroccans, she traveled the country with her mobile photo studio to capture the ethnic and cultural diversity of Morocco. Leila was killed on assignment in Burkina Faso on 15 January. See the rest of the pictures here. See Leila Alaoui’s website here.
Zineb Sedira, still from Gardiennes d’images (Image Keepers), 2010 © Zineb Sedira / DACS, London © Photo André Morin. Courtesy the artist and kamel mennour, Paris What is holding back the agency of women? Can we name the forces erasing or hampering women’s full participation in public life. However complex or varied the issues at hand may… Read More Is there cooperation amongst women?