Robber-maids. Tales of important women
Grażyna Plebanek
ISBN: 978-83-66275-23-2

I am fascinated by the maturity of women. By how the process begins, how it develops, why are we ashamed of it, and why do we allow ourselves to be marginalised by those in their reproductive prime? Being a strong individualist is attractive, we cherish the image of a shaman, a witch brewing herbs in a hut behind the village. But to last, the community needs us, our voice, our strength, in cities, towns or villages. The African word "ubuntu" means "I, that is we". (...)






photo by Stephan Vanfleteren