This journalist seeks those hard-to-get-into places…
Her group Varttina, with roots reaching back to her toddler days, is now garnering an international reputation for its unique blend of contemporary folk music and Karelian and Finno-Ugric “runo songs.” When she’s not performing, she’s teaching and passing on regional musical traditions to local kids.
It all started with a couple pet monkeys in Brooklyn, New York… these days, primatologist Patricia Wright is more likely to be found in the rain forests of Madagascar.
This high-tech migrant is wandering ice-covered terrain in search of adventure and a passion.
This entrepreneuress is stitching together a better life for herself and her children.
our global search continues for women who are composing their lives—and whose actions, individualism and vision will rule the future
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- Ice Princess
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- Green Goddess
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- Literary Witness
- Ambassador for the Arts
Armenia Nercessian de Oliveira
- Street Angel
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